SANDOVAL — The Illinois Department of Transportation is alerting motorists to the upcoming closure of US 51 in Sandoval for railroad track improvements.
The closure will take place from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, weather permitting.
Marked detours will be in place to safely guide motorists around the closure.
Delays should be expected and motorists should allow for extra time for trips through the are. If possible, avoid the area and use alternate routes.
Drivers are urged to pay close attention to changed conditions and signs in the work zones, obey the posted speed limits, refrain from using mobile devices and be alert for workers and equipment.