CHARLOTTE -Crews will be closing the CSX Railroad crossing on Potter Road north of N.C. 75 in Mineral Springs at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, weather permitting. The closure is necessary for maintenance work at the crossing, which may take up to 10 days to complete.
While the repairs take place, a posted detour will take motorists from N.C. 75 to Rocky River Road to New Town Road back to Potter Road.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.
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