KERNERSVILLE, N.C. -- A water main break has prompted authorities to temporarily close a portion of Hopkins Road in Kernersville.
Officers with the Kernersville Police Department went to the scene at 10:44 p.m. on Thursday.
Police say both lanes of Hopkins Road between Regents Park north towards Talley's Crossing, around West Mountain Street, have been closed.
Police urge drivers to avoid this area except for residents that live between Regents Park and Old Winston Road.
According to the Water & Sewer Service in the city of Winston-Salem, the water main break should be fixed sometime Friday.