TRAFFIC ALERT: Roanoke water main break in Grandin - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Roanoke water main break in Grandin fixed

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ROANOKE, VA -

4:59 p.m.

The Western Virginia Water Authority says the water main break has been fixed, and Grandin Road is back open.

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11:30 a.m.

The Western Virginia Water Authority says a 12-inch water main has ruptured in SW Roanoke, on Grandin Road, at the intersection of Grandin & Carlton.

Repairs expected by to be finished this afternoon.

Spokeswoman Sarah Baumgardner tells WSLS the break took place around 8:30 a.m.  WVWA crews located where on Grandin Road the break took place by 8:35 a.m.

Grandin Road is closed between Carlton and Guilford, while Water Authority crews fix the break.  Baumgardner expects repairs to be finished by this afternoon.

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