Water main repair at S. Dearborn and 8th Ave. is restricting traffic flow

Seattle Public Utilities

Emergency repair work on a leaking 30-inch water main is slowing traffic flow in the vicinity of S. Dearborn Street and 8th Avenue. S.

Westbound traffic is down to a single lane on S. Dearborn, between 8th Avenue S. and 9th Avenue S., and southbound traffic on 8th Avenue S. is also down to one lane, from Lane St. to S. Dearborn Street.

Repairs are expected to take until at least midnight. Cause of the leak is unknown at this time.

Cause or the leak is unknown at this time.

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