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Ewell Road Railroad Crossing Closed for Repairs

Published on May 20, 2021

The CSX Railroad crossing at Ewell Road, near South Florida Avenue, will be closed for the remainder of the day Thursday for emergency repairs.

CSX crews will divert traffic temporarily to repair loose crossing concrete panels and protruding pins in the crossing.

Commuters are advised to drive with caution, be alert to stopped traffic and add extra time to trips through this area. Polk County regrets any traffic disruption motorists will face from these closures, but recognizes rail repairs are necessary and will make for better and safer driving conditions when completed. To report a rail crossing issue or complaint, contact CSX at (877) 835-5279 or