AIKEN, SC (WFXG) - Motorists should be prepared for detours in the downtown Aiken area this week as utility crews replace water lines.
Richland Avenue from Pendleton Street to Laurens Street is closed as of Monday morning. Hayne Avenue from Pendleton Street to Laurens Street is also closed.
There will not be any parking on the west side of Laurens Street during the work.
Detour signs will be posted. Drivers should expect some delays in the area. The work may take several weeks to complete.