CSX is asking the county and Defiance to close six railroad crossings, including at Hire Rd., to vehicle traffic. CSX has joined the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio and the Ohio Rail Development Commission in offering to pay the county hundreds of thousands of dollars to create alternate access for residents who’d be affected by the closings. Commissioners and officials with the city discussed the proposal on Wednesday and said they’ll sent a joint written response soon.
Deadly Accident On The Tracks
A man dies in DeKalb County after getting hit by a train. Central Communications was …