All lanes open on Roswell Road after water main break

Roswell Road is open in Sandy Springs after repairs to a water main break were completed, the Georgia Department of Transportation said Friday.

On Wednesday, a water main broke and a sinkhole opened on Roswell Road between Northridge Parkway and Hightower Trail.

RELATED: Roswell Road closed until Thursday after water main break, sinkhole

Water was shut off near the intersection at Northridge Road and all lanes of Roswell Road from Northridge Road to Hightower, including Northridge Parkway, were closed.

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Most read

  1. 1 Police use anti-KKK law to arrest people protesting neo-Nazis
  2. 2 Brookhaven suspends liquor licenses of 8 nightclubs
  3. 3 Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter send regrets for Bush funeral

Water service was restored about 5 a.m. Thursday, according to Atlanta Watershed Management.

Nearly two hours later, one northbound and one southbound lane of Roswell Road opened, according to the GDOT.

A second northbound lane opened at 2 p.m. to accommodate afternoon traffic, the agency said in a statement. 

Work continued and crews were able to open all lanes by about 5 a.m. Friday.

Crews are working through the night to repair a water line and and part of Roswell Road.

» For updated traffic information, listen to News 95.5 and AM 750 WSB and follow @ajcwsbtraffic on Twitter.

More from AJC