MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Morgantown Utility Board (MUB)has announced emergency repairs in downtown Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m..

MUB director of communication Chris Dale said crews will close the southbound lane and left turning lane (heading toward downtown) of Beechurst Avenue between 6th Street and 7th Street (in front of the Seneca Center). MUB flaggers will maintain one lane of traffic through the area on the northbound side.

Significant delays are expected along Beechurst Avenue and motorists are encouraged to avoid the area.