Rockbridge Road is blocked due to a water main break, according to DeKalb County officials.

DeKalb water main break repairs complete  

Repairs are finally complete to a 6-inch water main, which broke Friday morning and left some DeKalb County residents without water and closed roads.

Just before 6 p.m., crews repaired the break in the 5800 block of Rockbridge Road, which is near South Hairston Road, the county said in a statement. 

Rockbridge Road, which was closed to traffic, has been reopened. 

Officials have not specified how many customers were affected, but said a 16-inch main and an 8-inch main provided service to some in the area.

The incident came nine days after a 48-inch water main broke on Buford Highway, crippling DeKalb’s water system and disrupting a multitude of services.

IN-DEPTH: Water chief alleged chaos, mismanagement in DeKalb

IN-DEPTH: DeKalb water main break: Repairs done, boil advisory lifted

IN-DEPTH: Massive main break brings DeKalb another day of water woes

IN-DEPTH: Impact of water main break in Doraville felt across DeKalb County

IN-DEPTH: DeKalb watershed director alleged ‘unlawful actions’ in resignation

In other news:

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.