MINT HILL, N.C. – Crews will begin closing on Monday a busy intersection in Mint Hill as they start turning it into a roundabout.
An estimated 38,000 drivers pass through the intersection of Highway 51 and Idlewild Road every day.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is building the roundabout to improve the flow of traffic. It’s expected to cost around $1.8 million.
There will be temporary lane closures Monday, and then the entire intersection will be closed Friday. It…