Water main break on Washington

By WEEK Producer

Water main break on Washington

February 21, 2012 Updated Feb 21, 2012 at 11:30 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- UPDATE: The IAWC has shut down the water main leak but continues to work on the problem. Southbound traffic has reopened but has a brief one lane only at the water company trucks. After the trucks it opens back up to two lanes. the left turn lane to Harrison from Northbound Washington has been closed. IAWC has directional signs in place.

Original story:

Southbound Washington Street will be closed temporarily at Harrison due to a water main break.

The closure will be in effect for over an hour as road crews work to fix the break.

Southbound traffic will be diverted from Harrison to Adams and continue on to Jeff.

The southbound turn lane on Washington to Harrison will also be closed.