Palmetto carvings bring unique feature to backgate

The South Carolina Department of Transportation said that the entire cost of the detailing was $125,000. (Source: Brennan Somers)
The South Carolina Department of Transportation said that the entire cost of the detailing was $125,000. (Source: Brennan Somers)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - If you look closely at the new overpass, you can see something pretty unique.

The supports are customized. There's different examples of designs representing South Carolina.

You can also see several mini palmetto trees carved into the side on the concrete.

The South Carolina Department of Transportation said that the entire cost of the detailing was $125,000.

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