Southbound lanes of Highway 170 to close Saturday

OKATIE, S.C. (WCIV) -- Southbound lanes of Highway 170 near the town of Okatie, S.C., will close Saturday morning for several days while crews repair a waterline.

According to the Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority, the work will require a southbound lane of traffic on Highway 170 to be closed beginning Saturday.

Work is scheduled to be completed by May 14.

Officials said the speed limit would be reduced to 35 mph through the area.

There will be no interruption to water service, officials said.