Beaufort News

Shell Point Road closed for construction

Shell Point Road in northern Beaufort County, from S.C. 802 to Hickory Street, will be closed for about two weeks for road work.

Traffic will be detoured to Dogwood Road. The traffic pattern will also change Monday on S.C. 802. The roadway will be clearly marked and the route easily accessible, according to county officials.

The work is part of a road-improvement project. For more information, go to the county's website,, and look under "How Do I" options on the home page.