Kalen Kirk, 17, was the third pedestrian who died on Clubhouse Road since 2014.
Kalen Kirk, a 17-year-old George Jenkins High School student, died after he was struck by a car while running across Clubhouse Road toward a bus stop around 6:15 a.m. today, the Polk Sheriff’s Office reported. The car was driven by Shirley Cross, 60, a school crossing guard supervisor, PCSO said. More
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UPDATE: CSX has postponed its work on four downtown Lakeland crossings until late May or early June. The new plan is to do one crossing at a time. EARLIER: Downtown Lakeland rail intersections that were supposed to close yesterday are still open. CSX crews are working to the east, so expect closures today at Old Dixie Highway, Fish Hatchery Road, Reynolds Road, Payne Street, Canal Avenue, Fairway Avenue and Eastside Drive, Fox 13 Traffic reports. #lkld #downtownlkld #csx #workingontherailroad
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Drivers will face some obstacles moving through downtown Lakeland next week. CSX maintenance work will close railroad intersections at Missouri, Kentucky, Massachusetts and Ingraham Avenues starting Tuesday afternoon. More