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South Second Street railroad crossing in DeKalb to be closed for repairs

Published: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 10:16 p.m. CDT • Updated: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 11:04 p.m. CDT

DeKALB – Drivers will need to follow detour signs starting Monday if they are trying to pass over the railroad tracks on South Second Street in DeKalb.

The Union Pacific Railroad crossing on South Second Street will be closed Monday through Friday as crews work to remove and replace ties on the north track, according to a city of DeKalb news release.

Work on the crossing, which is near Grove Street, is scheduled to take five days, the release states. Detour signs will route drivers to First or Third Streets.

The crossing will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic.

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