Construction on Highway 278 set to be finished in November

BEAUFORT COUNTY, S.C. (WCIV) -- The 4.8 miles of Highway 278 in Bluffton should be finished in November, officials said.According to a release, the bridge widening over the Okatie River should be completed in the next few weeks. The asphalt placement for the east bound lanes are expected to be completed by the end of the month.Officials said the project costs $23,637,199.