DelDOT announced this week that a portion of Indian Mission Road near Millsboro will be closed starting Monday, March 9, for the removal and replacement of a crossroad pipe. In addition, an additional pipe will be installed to accommodate future flooding in that area, officials said.

The closure of Indian Mission Road will be between Phillips Branch Road and Beaver Dam Road, near Millsboro, with the closure beginning at 7 a.m. on March 9 and running until 11 p.m. on March 23, pending weather.

Motorists traveling north on Indian Mission Road will be detoured east on Phillips Branch Road to Hollymount Road. Motorists will make a left turn on Hollymount Road crossing Beaver Dam Road continuing westbound and return to Indian Mission Road.

Motorists traveling south on Indian Mission Road will make a left on Hollymount Road heading eastbound crossing Beaver Dam Road to Phillips Branch Road. Motorists will make a right on Phillips Branch Road heading south back to Indian Mission Road.

Detour signage will be posted for motorists.