MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (KRON) — A water main break is causing traffic delays in Mountain View, according to the Mountain View Police Department.

The water main break was located at the juncture of West Middlefield Road and Old Middlefield Way. MVPD stated that officers were on the scene of the water main break for traffic control as crews work to address the issue.

As of 9:04 p.m. Monday, traffic had reopened in both directions, but “there is still a lane closure in the southbound direction and we ask people to be careful going through the construction zone. Crews will be working through the night.”

Drivers were encouraged to seek alternate routes.

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