ALDOT closes State Route 49 off I-85

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Department of Transportation announced Wednesday afternoon that State Route 49, approximately three miles north of I-85-Exit 32, is closed at the railroad crossing for the next several hours.

The closing occurred due to unexpected emergency repairs to the crossing by CSX Transportation.

Motorists on I-85 should pay close attention to variable message boards and use alternate routes.

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