Traffic will be diverted on Route 1 in Groton on Saturday as crews continue to fix a water main that broke early this week.
A 10-inch main broke on Route 1 on Wednesday, which caused at least eight restaurants and some homes to lose water service for a few days.
Route 1 will be closed between South and Buddington roads Saturday as repairs are being made.
Police have put in place the following detours:
The repairs are expected to take all Saturday and drivers are being advised to avoid the area.
"Because of the reverse of flow, changes in pressure customers will experience an aesthetic problem of discolored water," Groton Public Utilities GM Rick Stevens previously said. "The water is safe to drink."
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