Construction of new bridge on U.S. 301 delayed in Dillon County - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

Construction of new bridge on U.S. 301 delayed in Dillon County

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Work on a bridge that was supposed to begin Monday on a section of U.S. 301 in Dillon County has been pushed back.

According to Kimberly Corley, public information coordinator for the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the contractor was not able to begin the project on Monday and are working to try and get the work started on Aug. 1.

Construction was originally set to start on July 18. The section of U.S. 301 that was set to be closed was between Interstate 95 and S.C. 9 in Dillon County, according to the SCDOT.

When construction begins, a detour route will be in place to guide traffic.

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