Ardrey Kell Rd. closed for water line fix. Traffic delays to last through rush hour.

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Ardrey Kell Road is closed Monday afternoon near Rea Road in southern Mecklenburg County as crews fix a broken water main. Traffic delays were expected through the evening rush hour.

Charlotte Water said eastbound and westbound lanes of Ardrey Kell are closed in the 8800-8900 blocks. Drivers were being detoured to Blakeney Professional Drive. Charlotte Water suggested that drivers use Bryan Farms Road as an alternate route.

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