Bridge to be built where two Smithfield children were swept away by flood waters
North Carolina Department of Transportation Officials will build a bridge on Galilee Road near Smithfield, where two children died after being swept away by floodwaters in August.Posted — Updated
The bridge will allow water from nearby to pass underneath and prevent flash flooding.
The $1 million project will begin at Christmas, and the bridge will open sometime in March.
The mother of the two children was rescued by officials.
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