FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Heads up Florence County drivers – all lanes of the southern section of SC-51 in Florence County will be closed to traffic beginning on April 9, according to the SCDOT.
The SC-51 road section will be closed for about 3.7 miles from W. Turner Gate Road to Seven Mile Road, the SCDOT news release states. The closure is required to complete box culvert placement work, and is expected to reopen to traffic on May 7, weather permitting.
During the closure, motorists are urged to use W. Turner Gate road, Kennedy Haines Road, and W. Seven Mile Road. The SCDOT release provides detailed instructions on detours for motorists: