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Bridge replacement project begins on N.C. 33 in Pitt County

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GREENVILLE, N.C. - Monday, the State Department of Transportation closed a section of NC 33 so crews can replace the bridge over Cheeks Mill Creek near Bethel.
     
The bridge is scheduled to re-open on April 19th.
     
The bridge was built back in 1975 and was deemed "functionally obsolete".

Motorists should use Thigpen Road, W.C. Cobb Road and Penny Hill Road during the closure.

NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit. Updated travel information is also available by calling 511 or online at www.ncdot.gov/travel <http://www.ncdot.gov/travel>. In addition, NCDOT now offers travel information on Twitter <http://www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter>.

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