Update: Corley Mill Road closing due to possible dam breach
SCDOT Closes Corley Mill Road – Updated at 10:25 p.m., Thursday :
SCDOT has closed Corley Mill Road in Lexington County on Thursday, Nov. 18, due to a possible breach in a low hazard dam.
Officials from the Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) have requested the dam closure until a thorough daylight inspection can be conducted on Friday.
The dam poses no threat to the area except for the flooding of Corley Mill Road.
Corley Mill Road is a commuter route that also includes traffic leading to and from River Bluff High School.
River Bluff High School is accessible from US 378.
Detour is in place now. SCHP Troopers will assist in the morning.
Only a segment is closed. The closure is from Millstream Road to the lower/bus entrance of River Bluff High School. None of the school entrances are blocked by the closure.