NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – King Street remains closed after Northampton Department of Public Works (DPW) crews worked to repair a water main break. Road closure and flooding appeared on Route 5 just north of downtown.

According to the Northampton Fire Rescue Crew King Street is closed between Finn St. and Barret St. While businesses in that area are still accessible, there is no through traffic.  At this time it is unknown when the road will be reopened.

According to Northampton Police, water was shut off for a few hours while DPW crews repaired the break. It should return to normal at some time Thursday morning.