DOT to close W. Lexington Ave. in Davidson Thursday

Road will reopen by 6 p.m. Thursday
Feb. 27, 2013 @ 05:14 PM


The N.C. Department of Transportation will close West Lexington Avenue between Pennefield Way and Pinewood Lane in Davidson County on Thursday, Feb. 28, to replace a storm drainage pipe located under the road. The closure will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end by 6 p.m.

Motorists should take the following detour route to travel around the work zone: West Lexington Avenue to Chestnut Street Extension to North Old Greensboro Road to Wallburg-High Point Road back to West Lexington Avenue.

NCDOT encourages motorists to go slow, pay attention to construction-related signs and allow plenty of time to reach their destinations safely.

For real-time travel information any time, call 511, visit or follow NCDOT on Twitter at Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. To access it, type “” into the browser of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save for future reference. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry phones.