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City of Athens and Utilities
Tuesday June 18th, 2019 :: 02:59 p.m. CDT


Madison St. between South and Green closed approximately 2 weeks after hit and run accident destroys guardrail

The Street Department discovered today (June 18) that a driver apparently hit the guardrail at Town Creek on Madison Street, causing extensive damage to the rail and posts. The driver did not report the accident. The Street Department found part of the rail in the road.

Because of safety concerns and the extent of the damage, the Street Department has closed Madison Street between Green Street and South Street for approximately two weeks while a company is brought in to make the repairs.

City of Athens and Utilities
200 Hobbs St W
Athens, AL 35611

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