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Water main break closes part of MLK Jr. Blvd. in Raleigh

Posted January 16, 2018 5:16 a.m. EST
Updated January 16, 2018 8:30 a.m. EST

— Authorities closed part of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Raleigh while crews work to repair a broken water main.

The road was closed just east of downtown between Peyton Street and Grantland Drive The cause of the break was not immediately available.

Crews were on scene before 6 a.m., and work was expected to be finished by noon.

Drivers should avoid the area, if possible.