Motorists warned of standing water on NC12 after dune breach

Credit: NCDOT NC 12

MIRLO BEACH, N.C. (WAVY) — Motorists in North Carolina are being cautioned of standing water along North Carolina Highway 12 following a dune breach.

North Carolina Department of Transportation posted to Facebook Friday that there was a dune breach on NC12, just north of Mirlo Beach.

NCDOT closed the roadway at the beach for a brief period of time.

Officials said motorists should still exercise caution because of standing water and sand on the road.

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