NCDOT closes roads for railroad crossing replacements

BRUNSWICK COUNTY — A section of Buckeye Road at Rachel Wynd in Leland, N.C., will close Mar. 1-2, as the N.C. Department of Transportation replaces the railroad crossing.

A detour will send travelers to Old Lanvale and Lanvale roads, U.S. 17, Carol Lynn Drive and Rachel Wynd.

Thereafter, from Mar. 24 through Apr. 21, a section of East Boiling Springs Road at the railroad crossing, near Fifty Lakes Drive, also will close to traffic.

Detours will be directed to Funston Road and N.C. 87.

Commutes may take longer than normal.

Updated travel information can be found at or follow NCDOT on social media.

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