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LaTina W. Bundy 540-899-4560
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FRED-85307

Aug. 19, 2015



UPDATED: MINE ROAD TO CLOSE AT RAIL CROSSING AUG. 21-28
CSX is closing road at rail crossing in Spotsylvania County through Friday, Aug. 28

FREDERICKSBURG – CSX has adjusted its work schedule for repairs to the Mine Road rail crossing in Spotsylvania County.

Mine Road will be closed at the rail crossing near Benchmark Road from Friday, Aug. 21 until Friday, Aug. 28. The closure was extended an additional day.

CSX will install a concrete railroad crossing on Mine Road.  

Mine Road will close at 7 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 21, and the road will remain closed through the evening rush hour on Friday, Aug. 28.

Detour signs will be posted along the route to guide motorists. To reach their destination, motorists should use Route 638 (Lansdowne Road), Route 2/Route 17 Business (Tidewater Trail) and Route 608 (Benchmark Road).

Click here to view a map of the detour route.

Motorists can find real-time information about work zones, incidents and congestion on Virginia roads at 511 Virginia.

Download the free mobile 511Virginia app for Apple and Android devices to stay connected, or visit www.511Virginia.org. Motorists also can reach 511Virginia by calling 511 from any phone in Virginia.

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