(Updated at 3:20 p.m.) A portion of Shirlington Road in the Nauck neighborhood is closed due to a reported water main break.
The closure appears to be in place between S. Four Mile Run Drive and 25th Street S. Of the two Arlington County traffic cameras closest to the reported break, however, one is out of service and the other is pointed away from the closure.
“Repairs are in progress,” Arlington’s Dept. of Environmental Services said in a tweet Monday afternoon. “Expected completion time is 10 p.m. Approximately 50 customers may be impacted. The street is closed in the area and traffic is being detoured.”
Via Twitter, Arlington Transit said ART buses are detouring around the closures.
Due to road closures surrounding a water main break on Shirlington Road and S. kemper St. bus routes 87 are detouring around 395 in both direction.
— ART Alert (@ART_Alert) July 1, 2019
Emergency Water Main Break: 2612 Shirlington Rd. Repairs are in progress. Expected completion time is 10PM. Appx 50 customers may be impacted. The street is closed in the area and traffic is being detoured. #VaTraffic pic.twitter.com/2DbcD9ZNh8
— Arlington Department of Environmental Services (@ArlingtonDES) July 1, 2019
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