Water main break causes portion of Brecksville Road in Independence to close

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — A portion of Route 21 — Brecksville Road — in Independence is closed due to a water main break.

Police say the portion that is closed is between Rockside and Plaza.

John Goersmeyer of the Cleveland Water Department, tells Fox 8 that water is currently shut off in the area.

Crews are on their way to make repairs. Once crews locate and assess the break, certain lanes may be opened.

It’s not yet known how many residences and businesses will be impacted by the break.

Stay with FOX 8 News and FOX8.com for updates.