Water main break closes section of Olentangy River Road near campus

Daylight revealed a massive hole were the pipe had burst on January 11, 2018. (WSYX/WTTE)

A section of Olentangy River Road was closed early Thursday due to a water main break.

The break was located on Olentangy River Road between Ackerman Road and Lane Avenue. The road was blocked off by police between those two intersections.

Daylight revealed a massive whole were the pipe had broke, near the intersection of Jack Nicklaus Drive and Olentangy River Road.

The northbound lanes reopened around 7 a.m. Thursday.

No word on when the southbound lanes would reopen or how it would impact the morning rush hour.

ABC 6/FOX 28 will continue to follow this story.

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