Jackson water main break causes emergency closure of NB lane of Hwy. 61

MoDOT crews hit water line in Jackson, MO causing road closure

JACKSON, Mo. (KFVS) - A contractor hit an underground water line on Highway 61 while working on the asphalt overlay project causing an emergency closure of Highway 61.

According to the City, the northbound lane of Highway 61 was temporarily closed between the roundabout at Main St. and Route D (Independence St.) to all traffic for this emergency repair work.

UPDATE: NORTHBOUND HIGHWAY 61 NOW OPEN - WATER LINE REPAIRS COMPLETED City crews made quick work of repairing the...

Posted by Jackson MO-City Government on Friday, August 16, 2019

No boil water advisory will be issued and public water is safe.

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