US 421 opens after two days of railroad maintenance

Published: Jan. 12, 2022 at 7:15 AM EST
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WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The US 421 has officially reopened today at around 6-7 a.m.

This comes after a section of the road was closed for two days while CSX Corp conducted railroad maintenance. The original plan allowed for up to five days of repairs.

US 421 opened at 6 this morning.
US 421 opened at 6 this morning.(WECT)

“The track maintenance was completed in a little over two days, thanks to the joint partnership between CSX and crews with the N.C. Department of Transportation. The road closed Monday morning,” NCDOT writes in a news release.

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