A section of US-2 in Ironwood is set to close Thursday afternoon following a water main break.
According to the Michigan Department of Transportation, all lanes of US-2 in Ironwood will be closed beginning at 4 p.m. CT Thursday. The closure was announced in response to a water main break at the corner of US-2 and Luxmore Street.
Traffic will be detoured to Lake Street, Jackson Road, then back to US-2. The detour is approximately three-quarters of a mile. No word on when the section of US-2 will reopen.