Eastbound traffic was reduced to one lane Wednesday on Trinity Drive in the vicinity of 37 Street following a water main break.
The break was reported around 8 p.m. Tuesday. In frigid temperatures, gas, water and sewer crews with the Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities worked through the night and into the early morning to dig up the 12-inch line and complete repairs by 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, with no loss of water to residents.
Los Alamos County’s Roads and Streets Division assisted in completing backfilling and patching of the road before for the evening rush hour traffic began to fill the roadways.
Traffic controls were removed at approximately 4 p.m. Wednesday on Trinity Drive.