Water main break closes 1 lane of southbound Wadsworth at 26th Avenue

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. – A water main break in the 2300 block of Wadsworth Boulevard has closed 1 southbound lane of Wadsworth closed at West 26th Avenue on Tuesday morning, Lakewood police said.

Southbound Wadsworth is down to one lane between West 26th Avenue and West 20th Avenue. That is just south of Interstate 70.

Crews say it will take about 5 hours to repair.

Police recommend taking an alternative route to avoid the area.

Channel 2 has a crew on the scene.