Durham Road closed due to water main break

Durham, NC - DURHAM, NC (WMBF) – Roxboro Road is currently closed between Pettigrew Street and Main Street in downtown Durham.

The City of Durham crews are repairing a water main break that has flooded the roadway.

The break was discovered this afternoon as NC Department of Transportation crews performed repair work on the road.

The closure is expected to last until at least 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning. Motorists should expect delays during their commute.

The city has put the following detour into place:

  • From Roxboro Road, turn left onto Pettigrew Street. Follow two blocks and turn right onto Blackwell Street. Follow to Main Street, then turn right.

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