Railroad Closure Coming for SR 168 Near Fort Branch

GIBSON COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a complete road closure on State Road 168 near Fort Branch for a railroad crossing repair.

Beginning on or around Tuesday July 10, railroad contractors will close S.R. 168 west of U.S. 41 for a railroad crossing repair. Contractors expect the closure to take about nine days depending upon weather conditions. During the project, the closure will be in place around the clock. Though local traffic will have access up to the point of closure. The official detour for this railroad crossing repair uses U.S. 41, S.R. 65, and S.R. 64. Work is expected to be complete by July 18 depending upon weather conditions.

INDOT urges drivers to slow down and stay alert near crews.