A DUDLEY town centre road is closed due to burst water main.

King Street is closed to traffic between its junction with Vicar Street and Union Street while emergency repairs are carried out.

The closure is expected to be in place until Wednesday January 15, unless the repair is carried out before that date.

A diversion for westbound traffic is in place via Flood Street, Duncan Edwards Way and Blowers Green Road .

Eastbound traffic is being diverted via the High Street and Union Street.