Water main break repaired; portion of Lakeside Avenue to remain closed for road repairs until 9 p.m.

Henrico County

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Officials say the water main break on Lakeside Avenue has been repaired and water service has been restored to affected customers.

Both southbound lanes of Lakeside Avenue will remain closed, though, as road repairs are underway. DPU anticipates the road will reopen by 9 p.m. Friday.

In the meantime, traffic is being routed onto Parkside Avenue, Hermitage Road, Dumbarton Road and back to Lakeside Avenue.

The break occurred at 5816 Lakeside Avenue, near Spruce Street, early Friday morning. An 8News crew at the scene found water spilling across the road.

Stay with 8News for updates on this developing story.

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