Emergency repairs will close section of Warwick Blvd.

Posted at 8:47 AM, Oct 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-28 08:47:48-04

Newport News, Va. – All southbound lanes of Warwick Boulevard, between Woodhaven Drive and Thorncliff Drive, will be temporarily closed from 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 28 through
10:00 a.m., Thursday, October 30, 2014.

Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) must make emergency repairs to an underground pipe.

Jefferson Avenue will be used as a detour.

Motorists will be directed off Warwick Boulevard (southbound only) at Industrial Park Drive. Caution is urged near Dozier Middle School and across the railroad tracks.

Warwick Boulevard can be re-entered at Denbigh Boulevard.

The repair could take up to 48-hours to complete, officials say.