VDOT News - Fredericksburg
Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
Oct. 19, 2016
CSX TO REPAIR RAIL CROSSING ON RT. 626 (WOODFORD ROAD) IN CAROLINE COUNTY
Woodford Road will be closed to through traffic Oct. 24-28 while repairs are underway
FREDERICKSBURG – CSX will close Route 626 (Woodford Road) in Caroline County to through traffic Oct. 24-28 while CSX crews perform maintenance work to upgrade the railroad crossing.
Woodford Road will close at the railroad crossing beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 24, and will remain closed until 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28.
Signs will be posted to guide motorists along the recommended detour route:
- Route 2 (Richmond Turnpike)
- Route 609 (Woodslane Road)
Message boards will be posted to alert motorists to the upcoming railroad work and detour.
Woodford Road carries an average of 400 vehicles a day, according to a 2015 Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) traffic count.
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VDOT’s 14-county Fredericksburg District includes the counties of Caroline, King George, Spotsylvania and Stafford in the Fredericksburg area; Northumberland, Richmond, Lancaster and Westmoreland counties in the Northern Neck; Essex, Gloucester, King & Queen, King William, Mathews and Middlesex counties in the Middle Peninsula.
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