(COLORADO SPRINGS) — Airport Road is closed west of South Chelton Road due to a water main break.

The Colorado Springs Police Department’s (CSPD) Communications Twitter account posted about the water main and closure just after 8:15 p.m. on Thursday.

Barricades have been set up around the break, and traffic is being diverted, CSPD said. The following road closures are in place:

  • Eastbound Airport is being diverted at Jewel Street
  • Westbound Airport is being diverted at South Chelton Road

CSPD urged drivers to use alternate routes while crews respond. No word on when the water main will be repaired.