Isabel Holmes Bridge in Wilmington to Close Sunday and Monday Nights Thursday, June 21, 2012

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation will close the Isabel Holmes Bridge on U.S. 74/N.C. 133 two nights next week for routine maintenance.

The bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. Sunday, June 24, to 5 a.m. Monday, June 25, and again from 8 p.m. Monday, June 25, to 5 a.m. Tuesday June 26.

The bridge closure is necessary so crews can perform maintenance work on the bridge, which crosses the Cape Fear River.

A signed detour will direct motorists across the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge while the Isabel Holmes Bridge is closed.

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