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Kelly Hannon 540-374-3344
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FRED-158279

March 25, 2020



UPDATE: CAISSON ROAD REMAINS CLOSED OVERNIGHT FOR RAIL REPAIR IN STAFFORD
Due to inclement weather today, CSX has extended the Route 603 (Caisson Rd.) road closure through noon Thursday, March 26 for a railroad crossing repair

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – Due to inclement weather, CSX has extended the closure of Route 603 (Caisson Road) in Stafford County at the railroad crossing through noon Thursday, March 26.

Dry conditions are needed to allow railroad crews to complete maintenance work and paving to upgrade the railroad crossing.

Signs are posted to guide motorists along the recommended detour:

  • Route 3
  • Route 601 (Hollywood Farm Road)

Caisson Road carries an average of 440 vehicles a day, according to a Virginia Department of Transportation traffic count. 

511Virginia

Drivers are encouraged to check 511Virginia for real-time updates on traffic, work zones, incidents and travel time information.

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

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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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