The S.C. Department of Transportation is studying whether to permanently close the median crossover at the entrance to Lauderdale Bay with a grassy median. The agency is collecting traffic accident reports to determine if it is a safety hazard to make left turns out of the housing development onto Highway 17 Bypass, or across the highway to enter the development.
The S.C. Department of Transportation is studying whether to permanently close the median crossover at the entrance to Lauderdale Bay with a grassy median. The agency is collecting traffic accident reports to determine if it is a safety hazard to make left turns out of the housing development onto Highway 17 Bypass, or across the highway to enter the development. JASON LEE jlee@thesunnews
The S.C. Department of Transportation is studying whether to permanently close the median crossover at the entrance to Lauderdale Bay with a grassy median. The agency is collecting traffic accident reports to determine if it is a safety hazard to make left turns out of the housing development onto Highway 17 Bypass, or across the highway to enter the development. JASON LEE jlee@thesunnews

Officials study closing U.S. 17 Bypass median at Lauderdale Bay

March 31, 2016 03:51 PM