A BNSF train crosses Grove St/72nd St, NE in Marysville, Washington on March 17, 2022. Marysville recently got funding for design work for an overcrossing at the intersection. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A BNSF train crosses Grove St/72nd St, NE in Marysville, Washington on March 17, 2022. Marysville recently got funding for design work for an overcrossing at the intersection. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Eighth Street in Marysville closed 8 days for railroad repairs

The road was closed this week between Cedar Avenue and Delta Avenue in Marysville.

MARYSVILLE — Emergency railroad repairs might cause traffic headaches around downtown Marysville for the next week.

Because BNSF is repairing a section of track in Marysville, Eighth Street was closed as of Tuesday at the railroad crossing between Cedar and Delta avenues. The street was expected to remain closed for eight days.

Marked detours guide drivers around the closure. One takes drivers to the railroad crossing at 72nd Street NE and another to Fourth Street.

BNSF owns 1,335 miles of track in Washington.

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