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Highway detours planned for rail work in south Ga.

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TIFTON, Ga. (AP) - State transportation officials say detours will be set up in two south Georgia counties as crews work on railroad crossings.

The Georgia Department of Transportation said traffic will be detoured next week for State Route 135 in Echols County and for State Route 187 in Clinch County for Norfolk Southern Corp. to work on the crossings.

Authorities said the detours are scheduled for Monday in Echols County and Tuesday in Clinch County.

The detours are scheduled to begin around 7 a.m. and end around 6 p.m.

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