I-85 widening shuts down area road

By Liz Horton - bio l email

SPENCER, NC (WBTV) - The North Carolina Department of Transportation closed a local road in Spencer, Monday. A DOT spokesperson told WBTV that Hackett Street is closed at the intersection of Willow Creek Drive as crews work to widen Interstate 85.  This closure will be permanent, and motorists will not be allowed through.

NCDOT urges motorists to use Long Ferry Road as an alternate route.

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