Thursday, November 4, 2010
FM 1378 in Wylie closed for railroad crossing construction Saturday and Sunday
There are detours planned for the intersection of FM 1378 and FM 544.
WYLIE Weather permitting, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will temporarily close FM 1378 at the intersection with FM 544 from Saturday, November 6 at 5 a.m. to Sunday, November 7 at 10 p.m.
During the closure, KCS Railroad crews will complete the new crossing for the realigned FM 1378. The closure is necessary to ensure the safety of the traveling public, as well as contractor crews and TxDOT inspectors.
TxDOT asks motorists to drive carefully through the work zone, and has placed message boards to notify the public of the scheduled closure. Motorists wishing to use the intersection of FM 1378 and FM 544 during the closure will be detoured as follows:
- From southbound FM 1378 - to FM 3412 to FM 2514 to SH 78 and finally FM 544
- From eastbound FM 544 - to SH 78 to FM 2514 to FM 3412 and finally FM 1378