Madison road reopened after train blockage

MADISON, AL (WAFF) - Shelton Road in Madison was blocked by a train Wednesday evening while it temporarily experienced a "mechanical issue," according to railway company Norfolk Southern.

The train was stopped at the Shelton Road crossing, just north of Oakland Road, around 7 p.m.

Motorists had to find alternate routes while crews quickly worked to repair the issue.

The mechanical issue was fixed and the train continued its route after just over a half-hour.

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