TRAFFIC ALERT: Water Main Break To Impact Travel Conditions On South Boulevard Through Rush Hour

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Officials have updated the road closure due to a water main break to include the area of South Boulevard between Clanton Road and New Bern Street.

The previously announced closure included South Boulevard between Greystone Road and Marsh Road.

The closed portion of South Boulevard is scheduled to re-open at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 19th, 2019, at 9 a.m.

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A water main break is expected to impact traffic through this evening’s rush hour on South Boulevard.

Charlotte Water tweeted that it will take crews eight to 10 hours to repair the water main break on South Boulevard between Greystone Road and Hartford Avenue.

There is no word on what caused the water main break.  Drivers are asked to seek alternate routes.