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Clinton Township — Residents and commuters passing through Clinton Township on Wednesday morning will need to find a new route if their travels require passing through 16 Mile and Garfield, which is the site of a water main break.

Macomb County Road Department officials said the right westbound lane of 16 Mile, or Metropolitan Parkway, is closed until further notice.

Clinton Township officials put an alert about the water main break on its Nixle page just before 8 a.m. and is urging drivers to avoid the area.

"That really is the best solution," Clinton Township Police Capt. Bruce Wade said.

He said repair crews are on-site and working to fix the problem. 

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