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Coal City to experience BNSF Railway grade crossing on IL 113

COAL CITY - The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that the IL 113-BNSF Railway grade crossing in Coal City will be closed on Friday. IL 113 will be closed for approximately one day to allow the BNSF Railway to perform maintenance and repairs to their crossings. IL 113 traffic will proceed as follows:

IL 113 eastbound traffic will proceed north on Broadway Street to North Street; thence east on North Street to First Avenue; thence south on First Avenue back to IL 113.

IL 113 westbound traffic will proceed north on Fifth Avenue to North Street; thence west on North Street to Broadway Street; thence south on Broadway Street back to IL 113.

Motorists are urged to use caution and expect delays while traveling the detour route. Please slow down and use extreme caution while driving through all work zones.

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