Waterbury water main break closes road

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WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH)– Thomaston Avenue is closed at the Waterbury/ Thomaston line after a water main break in Waterbury.

The Waterbury Bureau of Water says that a water main broke earlier this morning on the 42″ High Service Transmission main on Thomaston Avenue. Northbound traffic on the road is closed at the town line.

A portion of that road was washed out because of this.

The break has been valved shut so repairs can begin.

Drivers should avoid Thomaston Avenue near the town line until repairs are completed.

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