Water main breakage closes road near MCV

Water main breakage closes road near MCV
FILE: A crosswalk on Leigh Street near the MCV campus in Downtown Richmond. (Source: Wyatt Gordon/ For the Virginia Mercury)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A water main break near VCU Health caused a road closure on Saturday, according to an alert from Virginia Commonwealth University.

The break occurred near the 500 block of N. 12th Street, near VCU Dental Care and the Tompkins-McCaw Library.

VCU Police were on scene as of 10 a.m. on Saturday, and people were asked to avoid the area.

As of 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, and the 500 block is now open and repairs were completed.

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