NEW: Water Main Shuts Down Busy Intersection
South Main Street at its intersection with Port Republic Road is shut down as city crews work on a water main break.
Harrisonburg Police Department officers responded to the situation at 3 a.m., Cpl. Philip Wonderley said.
As of 9 a.m., public works, public utilities and traffic engineering employees were repairing the damage, which might last into the afternoon.
Motorists are urged to avoid the area.