Downtown Amarillo travel is being hampered by a water main break.

The City issued notice Wednesday afternoon that Buchanan Street between S.E. Third Avenue and N.E. 2nd Street was closed with northbound traffic is being diverted to Fillmore Street.

Motorists are being advised to use Fillmore Street and adhere to traffic signs.

The City is reporting damage to the pavement on Buchanan Street and are working to determine repairs needed to reopen that downtown thoroughfare.

Updates on repairs and reopening will be provided as soon as possible.