Water main break closes road in Greenwich

April 5, 2019

GREENWICH — Bad luck came in bucket-loads on Fairfield Road this week, as a water-main break caused a road-closure and traffic delays in the area.

First a car hit a utility pole around 7:45 p.m. Thursday, knocking it down, according to Greenwich police.

“While replacing the pole, a water main was struck and broke,” Greenwich police said.

The water-main break shut the road down between Old Church Road and Hillside Road.

Fairfield Road in Greenwich is closed Friday between Old Church Road and Hillside Road due to a water main break and downed utility pole, police said.

The road had been closed since the accident Thursday evening and was still closed Friday evening

The water main break took place near Greenwich Country Day School. The school remained open.