King Lane back open after water main break on Route 1

A water main break in Ogunquit brought traffic on Route 1 down to one lane and closed Kings Lane, police said. (Ogunquit Police)

OGUNQUIT (WGME) -- A major water main break in Ogunquit caused traffic troubles Saturday afternoon.

According to police, the water main broke on Route 1 near Kings Lane at around 3:30 pm.

Crews from the Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, and Wells Water District were called to the scene.

Traffic on Route 1 was down to one lane for a about an hour, and King Lane was closed while KKW workers fixed the main.

King road was re-opened later in the evening.
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