DENVER (CBS4)– The intersection at 47th Avenue and Washington Street was closed on Monday morning because of a water main break.
Crews from Denver Water rushed to the scene just before 11 a.m. where the break had flooded the intersection and surrounding areas.READ MORE: Colorado Gets First Excessive Heat Warning On Record With Highs Set To Near 110 Degrees
Drivers were urged to take an alternate route.READ MORE: Speed Flier Rescued From Summit County Mountain As Rescue Calls Continue To Climb
What caused the break is being investigated.MORE NEWS: 2 Year Old In Denver Amber Alert Found Safely
The intersection is expected to be closed for hours.