Motorists face delays in downtown Saco as crews perform maintenance work on the railroad tracks there Thursday afternoon.

Police said Main Street where the tracks cross will be closed until at least 5 p.m.

The work is part of scheduled maintenance, police said.

Motorists are being advised to take Route 1 or use the Maine Turnpike.

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