UPDATE: 9:10 AM – City workers are starting to open up at least 1 lane for eastbound traffic on Main Street.
HESPERIA:(VVNG.com)- An emergency full road closure is leaving many commuters stuck in a major traffic jam and searching for additional routes this Friday morning.
The City of Hesperia posted via Facebook the emergency closure is between Pyrite Avenue and Escondido Avenue. “This is a full closure to allow for repairs of the sewer lines in that area.”
Per scanner traffic, at about 7:30 AM., a water main broke causing some major flooding in the area and prompting authorities to shut down the roadway.
Motorist are encouraged to use alternate routes. At this time it’s unknown how long the closure will remain in effect.
More information will be updated as it becomes available.