UPDATE: All lanes are back open on Highway 56.
Augusta, GA – There is a traffic detour at Highway 56 at South Barton Drive. The detour is due to a sink hole that developed last night.
Northbound traffic is being detoured at Tobacco Rd. while One southbound lane is blocked.
Drivers should try and reroute to Doug Bernard Pkwy. or Peach Orchard Rd. to avoid the area.