BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. (WSAV) – Due to a water main break on Highway 170 near Snake Road in Okatie, eastbound lanes of Highway 170 are currently closed to vehicular traffic.
Drivers travelling on Highway 170 eastbound to Beaufort are asked to use Highway 462 to Snake Road.
Westbound lanes of Highway 170 have reopened.
The water main repairs are expected to take several hours and may last into tonight, the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office says.
Drivers should expect delays and are urged to use caution.