Water main break slows traffic on Poplar

A water main break on Poplar caused headaches for drivers Friday.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An MLGW water main broke near East High School on Friday, causing a headache for drivers on Poplar.

The main break happened along eastbound Poplar Avenue between Lafayette and Holmes.

Traffic was down to one lane. MLGW said the lane closures may continue until 9 p.m.