The level crossing at Ufton Nervet in Berkshire where seven people died in a 2004 rail accident is to be closed and replaced with a bridge like this.
It brings to an end a long campaign by local people and those involved in the accident for safety improvements just days before the anniversary of the accident.
Network Rail looked at three options but say the safest is a bridge.
The company will now look to design the new road crossing, negotiate with land owners and find the necessary funding.
Network Rail is to shut the Ufton Nervet level crossing where a fatal crash led to seven deaths in November 2004. A bridge will replace it.
The news that Network Rail wants to close a level crossing where seven people died in a crash has been welcomed by the local community.
Network Rail is to close the level crossing at Ufton Nervet where seven people died in a rail disaster in 2004.