June 26, 2016

Partly sunny

Lake Road closed in Avon Lake due to water main break

AVON LAKE — Traffic is being re-routed in Avon Lake following a water main break on Lake Road.

The break occurred on Lake Road near Rice Park between state Route 83 and Jaycox Road, according to Elizabeth Gedeon, administrative assistant to Mayor Greg Zilka.

City crews were said to be working on the break as of late morning.

In the meantime, traffic was being detoured.

Trucks were being re-routed south on Route 83 and Jaycox Roads to Walker Road, while auto traffic was being detoured south off Lake Road to Electric Boulevard.

Additional details were not available from the city’s Municipal Utilities Department.

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