WHITMIRE — The S.C. Department of Transportation along with Extreme Concrete Cutting of Gaffney is replacing the bridge on Jalapa Road over Indian Creek in Newberry County. The bridge will be closed during the repairs.
Weather permitting, the road will be closed Nov. 16 and remain closed through Dec. 31.
A detour will be posted, guiding eastbound traffic from S-36-66 before S-36-32 to S-36-36, to S.C. 121, to I-26 westbound, then to S-36-32 and westbound from S-36-32 to eastbound I-26, to S.C. 121, to S-36-36, then to S-36-66. The length of the detour is 12.5 miles both ways.
Contact Resident Construction Engineer Pat Koone at 864-889-8031 for more information.