UPDATE from N.C. DOT: Old Fayetteville Road Closure Extended

UPDATED Wednesday, August 7: The N.C. Department of Transportation announced today that an additional day is needed to complete maintenance work on Old Fayetteville Road's bridge over Sturgeon Creek. Work on the bridge will continue from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, August 8.

Old Fayettevill Road has been closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. since Tuesday, August 6, between the northeast ends of Ricefield Branch Street and Highland Hills Drive 

Construction is not expected to significantly impact traffic along the route, but drivers should be prepared for possible slowdown and remain alert for workers. For real-time travel information and updates, visit DriveNC.gov or follow NCDOT on social media.