State Route 72 East Closed for a week

State route 72 east of Elberton in the area od McWilliams Park and the Elks Club will be closed starting Monday September 24th and will remain closed all week Monday through Friday of next week.
Emergency Services Director Chuck Almond told WSGC news that he along with all emergency service agencies had spoken with CSX railroad Thursday and learned of the closing.
The State DOT will be detouring traffic via the Old Middleton Road at the Tractor Supply / Pinnacle Bank intersection down to the Rose Hill Community.
CSX will be upgrading the crossing near the Elks Lodge and McWilliams park. The upgrades will include new track and other materials to make the crossing less hazardous on that portion of hwy.

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