Water main break closes part of Commerce Street in Lynchburg

The city's Department of Safety says the 800 block is closed to all traffic.



Crews have replaced a section of pipe and are now repairing the street. 

The 800 block of Commerce Street remains closed, but Lynchburg Water Resources is expecting to reopen it by Monday afternoon. 


Lynchburg's Department of Public Safety says the 800 block of Commerce Street is closed to all traffic until further notice.

That's near the intersection of 8th and 9th Street, near Lynchburg Social Services.

The department's Twitter says it's due to a water main break.

This is a developing story, we'll add more updates as we get them into the newsroom.