ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- An Albemarle County road has reopened ahead of schedule.

The Virginia Department of Transportation reports Carters Mountain Road has reopened a week early.

Crews were working to replace two sets of deteriorating corrugated pipe, and the project has been expected to last for seven weeks.

But it was completed in six.

The portion of the road that was closed was between Secretarys Road and Blenheim Road.