RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A water main break closed a key road in Raleigh during Friday evening’s rush hour and for another 24 hours, officials said.

Wake Forest Road was closed starting around 4:30 p.m. Friday near St. Albans Drive, according to Raleigh officials.

The road was closed between St. Albans Drive and Dresser Court, which is a couple of blocks north of Interstate 440. Images from the scene showed water across the road at Dresser Court.

The city of Raleigh said around 8 p.m. Friday that repairs should be complete by 6 a.m. Saturday.

Raleigh police said around 5 p.m. Saturday that the road had reopened.

At 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Raleigh police said the water main was fixed, but the road remained closed. They said it should be open within a couple of hours. They previously said repairs should be completed by lunchtime, but there were no guarantees.