The Arizona Department of Transportation has begun installation of weigh-in-motion sensors for commercial trucks on Yuma area roadways along with the area’s first closed circuit camera to monitor road traffic.

KAWC’s Stephanie Sanchez has the details.

Water Main Break Closes Giss Parkway

Dec 17, 2013
Michelle Faust / KAWC Colorado River Public Media

A water main break on Yuma’s Giss Parkway between 3rd and 4th Avenues has the area closed Tuesday afternoon (12/17/13).  City of Yuma Utilities Crews are have drained the road and will be making repairs most of the day, possibly into the evening.

City of Yuma spokesperson, Dave Nash reports the road is closed in both directions and advises drivers to avoid the area.

UPDATE @ 1:40PM: West-bound lanes are now open, but east-bound traffic remains closed.