Water main break closes downtown Richmond intersection

RICHMOND, Va. -- A water main break has shut down an intersection in downtown Richmond on Thursday morning.

Commuters are asked to avoid the intersection of East Franklin and North 5th streets while crews work to repair the main break.

The 400 block of East Franklin Street and 0-100 block of North 5th street will be without water until further notice, according to the Richmond Department of Utilities.

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