NEWINGTON, CT (WFSB) - A water main break impacted traffic on Cedar Street in Newington Thursday afternoon.
Newington police reported on Thursday afternoon that the break on Route 175 was near Maple Hill Avenue, not far from Central Connecticut State University.
The westbound side of the road was down to one lane.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Cedar St (Rt175) west bound near Maple Hill Ave is down to 1 lane due to a water main break. Expect delays during the evening rush. Use alternate routes.— Newington CT Police (@NewingtonPolice) January 21, 2021
Police warned drivers to expect delays in the area through the evening rush. They recommended finding an alternative route.
Just before 4:30 p.m., the Metropolitan District said the water main was back in service, but crews were still working in the area.
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