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Section of Illinois 34 in Benton to Close for Railroad Crossing Repairs Monday

BENTON – IDOT says Illinois 34/East Main Street, just east of the Benton Square at the railroad crossing near Frisco Street, will be closed starting Monday morning at 8 so crews from the Union Pacific Railroad can perform repairs on the railroad crossing.

No traffic will be allowed through the crossing during repairs. You should use the marked detour.

Work is expected to be finished by 7 Tuesday night.