TRAFFIC ALERT: Nighttime road closure Aug. 26-27 in Millsboro area for oversized load

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) announced this week that temporary road closures and delays for a short period of time beginning at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 26, and ending at 5 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 27, will be in effect to move an oversized load from Millsboro to Georgetown.

The following roadways will experience temporary road closures and delays:
• Delaware Avenue
• Route 113
• Wilson Road
• Savannah Road

Delaware State Police will accompany the oversized load to help alert motorists of the closure and provide intersection control along the route.

Motorists are being advised to be aware of lane shifts and expect delays.

For more information, visit DelDOT's Web site at or tune to WTMC-AM 1380.