WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A water main break has closed portions of South Broad Street in Winston-Salem.

City officials tell WFMY News 2 the 800 block of South Broad Street between Washington and Walnut streets are closed to make an emergency repair to a broken 8-inch water main break.

Repair crews will be working through the night and officials say they hope to have the road reopened by 5 p.m. Thursday.

A detour has been set up. For more information, call CityLink 311.

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