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Work on train tracks will close Highway 57 at crossing in Ludowici this weekend

The Georgia Department announced Highway 57 will be closed at the railroad crossing between Northwest Railroad Street and Southwest Railroad Street for three days beginning at 9 a.m. so CSX Railroad can work on the tracks. 

Here's the release: 

At the request of CSX Railroad, the Georgia Department of Transportation announces a three-day road closure in conjunction with railroad crossing improvements on SR 57 between North West Railroad Street and South Railroad Street in the City of Ludowici. SR 57 will be closed at the railroad crossing and traffic detoured beginning 9 a.m., Friday, August 26 continuing through 6 p.m., Sunday, August 28.Georgia DOT maintenance crews will install the road closure with a detour in place as vehicular traffic cannot cross the railroad tracks during this work.  The roadway will reopen early if the work is completed ahead of schedule or could possibly be closed longer if weather delays the work.Motorists will be able to access businesses, schools, and residences in the area up to work zone. 

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