Route 46 in Weathersfield and Niles open following water break

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A water problem at the Mahoning Valley Sanitary District building on Route 46 had shut down the road

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Route 46 in Niles and Weathersfield is now open following a waterline break Wednesday.

A break in a major water transmission line from the Mahoning Valley Sanitary District (MVSD) building on Route 46 shut down the road for several hours.

The 20-inch line running across Route 46 broke about 3:30 a.m. Wednesday, forcing water onto the road.

Both lanes of Route 46 between Salt Springs Road and McKees Lane were shut down.

MVSD services Girard, Canfield, Mineral Ridge, Lordstown, Craig Beach and portions of other municipalities in Trumbull and Mahoning counties.

Waterline break on Route 46 in Niles

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