Tag Archives: Highway 55

Section of Hwy. 55 to Close Monday

Section of Hwy. 55 to Close Monday

A section of N.C. 55 west of Mount Olive is scheduled to close Monday for a crossline pipe replacement. The closure will begin around 8 a.m. just west of the highway’s junction with Shady Grove Road. State transportation crews estimate they will need three days to complete the work and reopen the road by Wednesday…read more »

Two Killed In Friday Crash Along Hwy. 55

Two people are killed in a head-on car crash in Wayne County. The two vehicle accident occurred around 1 PM Friday on Highway 55 between Seven Springs and Mount Olive.  According to the State Highway Patrol, 24-year-old Niko S. Kelly of Greenville was driving west on 55 when he apparently veered left-of-center and stuck the…read more »