Railway Shuts Down Part of Road in South Longmont for Repairs

January 2, 2019
Longmont Times-Call

The southbound lanes of Sunset Street are closed this morning for an emergency railroad repair.

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway closed the lanes at the rail crossing near Ken Pratt Boulevard , on the south side of Longmont, to repair a broken rail. Longmont Public Safety posted a notice of the lane closure on its Facebook page at around 11 a.m.

It’s unclear when the road will reopen. Railway crews are at the scene.

Madeline St. Amour: 303-684-5212, mstamour@prairiemountainmedia.com

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