Broken water line diverts traffic near Columbus High

Authorities have rerouted traffic in front of the Columbus High baseball field because of a ruptured water main.

A Columbus Water Works crew is on the scene to commence repairs, which are expected to take about four hours. Traffic being rerouted on 17th Street from Cherokee Avenue east to Flournoy Drive.

Columbus High has a baseball game today at 2 p.m. Spectators are asked to use alternative routes to reach the field.