Water main break to slow Meridian Street through afternoon

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A water main break slowed a busy Indianapolis street and is expected to affect traffic through Friday afternoon.

Water started flowing across Meridian Street near Troy Avenue and Sumner Avenue around 6:30 a.m. The road was reduced to one lane in each direction.

Citizens Energy hopes to have all lanes back open by 5 p.m.