Water main break closes busy Hampton intersection

Photo courtesy: Hampton Police
Photo courtesy: Hampton Police

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Crews are working to repair a water main break at the intersection of E. Pembroke Avenue and W. Mercury Boulevard.

E. Pembroke Avenue is currently closed to traffic. Hampton Police say traffic is “handling itself” but has slowed in the area.

Police tweeted about the situation at 9:20 a.m. A call about the break was received around 7:15 a.m.

The intersection is expected to be reopened at some point later today.

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