UPDATE – A city crew has repaired the water main break near Ashley Furniture.

“Rain filled the hole where the crew was working which caused a delay, but they are continuing the repair now,” according to Lufkin Communications Director Jessica Pebsworth.

The feeder from Chevron to Ashley Furniture remains closed as of 8:30 p.m.

LUFKIN, Texas (KETK) — Water service will be disrupted in several areas in Lufkin on Wednesday due to a water main break that is being repaired, the city said.

The following areas are affected:

  • Southwood Drive
  • Christy Street
  • College Drive
  • The Palms Shopping Center, and nearby homes and businesses 

Service is expected to be restored by Wednesday night.