CSX to Close Alturas-Babson Park Cutoff Rail Crossing
Bartow, Fla. (May 18, 2017) — After the morning rush hour on Monday, May 22, CSX Transportation will close its crossing on Alturas-Babson Park Cutoff just east of the intersection with Lake Buffum Road East in Lake Wales. Crossing will be closed to vehicular traffic for three days as crews make improvements to smooth the current condition. A lengthy detour can be expected. Motorists are encouraged to drive with caution and allow more time for trips through this area. For more information, contact CSX at 1-800-232-0144.