Burst water main shuts D’urton Lane in Fulwood

Posted on - 11th March, 2024 - 2:55pm | Author - | Posted in - Fulwood, Grimsargh, Preston News, Roads, Transport
D’urton Lane is closed while engineers work on a burst water main Pic: Google

United Utilities have engineers on the site of a burst water main in Fulwood.


Motorists are being warned that D’urton Lane in Fulwood is shut while engineers work on a fix.

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Update: Work continuing through Wednesday to fix burst water main

There’s no access to Grimsargh and Longridge down D’urton Lane and Haighton Green Lane at present due to the work taking place. Engineers were called around 11am on Monday (11 March).

Read more: United Utilities close section of two Cottam roads for seven months


Access to Haighton Manor and surrounding properties is possible from the Grimsargh side of D’urton Lane and Haighton Green Lane but no traffic can get through to Fulwood from Grimsargh.

A United Utilities spokesperson said: “Our teams are dealing with a burst water main on Durton Lane, Preston. There are currently no issues with supply to customers in the area.

“Unfortunately, this means that there will be some disruption to traffic in the area whilst we carry out the repair. We apologise for any inconvenience.”

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