Water Main Break Causes Problems

Local News

***update****Repairs were made by 11:00 this morning****

The City of Zanesville says motorists may be
in for a messy commute Tuesday morning.
John Smith from the Zanesville Water Department says a water main broke at Maple and Adair around 1am.

As a result the west bound lanes of Adair are closed at Maple Avenue. No one will be allowed to turn north onto Maple from Adair.

Smith says that detour signs are posted and motorists should use Linden Avenue as the detour route.

The work to repair the problem was finished by 11:00 this morning.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.