Whitesburg Dr. South reopens following utility work

(Map images courtesy Google Maps)
(Map images courtesy Google Maps)

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Whiteburg Drive South was re-opened Wednesday around 4 a.m.

Huntsville Utilities crews shut down portions of Whitesburg Drive South Tuesday night due to utility work.

The affected area covered Whitesburg Drive between Bob Wallace Avenue and Drake Avenue.

Utility officials said the closure was necessary to make significant repairs to natural gas and water lines near the intersection of Whitesburg and Dawn Avenue.

Due to the nature of the repairs, traffic was diverted by Huntsville police.

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