Water main break detours Pickett District traffic

A water main break reported Sunday, Jan. 4 about 10 a.m. along Pickett District Road, in front of the Kimberly-Clark mill in New Milford, forced detour of traffic.

Repair time was estimated in mid-afternoon by Water Witch Hose Co. No. 2 fire Chief Jim Ferlow to be about 10 hours.

At the time, northbound traffic along Pickett District was detoured at Dodd Road.

Southbound traffic on Pickett District was not able to pass Kimberly-Clark's north gate.