UPDATE (3 p.m. 8/8/21): Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day says repairs have been made and the train has moved on down the track. All railroad crossings are now open.
THOMASVILLE, Ala. (WKRG) — Message from Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day:
“A train is stalled in downtown due to a mechanical failure….all crossings in downtown are blocked and will be until the train is repaired. Crews are in route to make the repairs. Crossing at Joe Davis Ind. Road. , Gates Drive, and Rural Road are open…”