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Water main break closes Silas Deane Highway at Wethersfield-Rocky Hill town line

WETHERSFIELD – Police say a large water main break closed a major thoroughfare at the Rocky Hill-Wethersfield town line early Saturday morning. About 6 a....
silas deane water main break

WETHERSFIELD – Police say a large water main break closed a major thoroughfare at the Rocky Hill-Wethersfield town line early Saturday morning.

About 6 a.m., police shut down the Silas Deane Highway (Route 99) at the intersection of Town Line Road. That’s right at the bottom of the Exit 24 ramps from I-91.  By 8 a.m. they said the road was reopened and the Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) was making repairs.

Police are asking people to avoid the area; no word yet on when it repairs will be completed.