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Drivers asked to avoid road near Purdue for deterioration

Crews on the scene said rain washed away the asphalt used to patch the road.

Posted: Apr 8, 2019 8:38 AM
Updated: Apr 8, 2019 3:22 PM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — West Lafayette police are asking drivers to avoid Wood Street from Chauncey Avenue to South River Road due to road deterioration. Crews on the scene said rain washed away the asphalt used to patch the road. 

Crews said the patching was a temporary fix to gas line repair. Some cars were stuck Monday morning, but they were moved. 

Pictures attached. 

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