Major burst water main causing disruption in Rotherham 

A major burst water main is causing traffic disruption close to Rotherham town centre.   

The Westgate junction with Sheffield Road was closed earlier this afternoon. 

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Rotherham Council warned the closure is still in place and “delays are to be expected heading into peak travel time this evening.”

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Buses are now being diverted along Centenary Way between Rotherham Interchange and Canklow Road in both directions. 

Westgate. Picture: Google

Westgate. Picture: Google

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Bus routes along the unaffected section of the road will continue as normal.