Evening commuters are being advised of a water main break that's going to cause delays for a major thoroughfare. The repairs are expected to take several hours.

The Waterville water district is currently at the intersection of Carter Memorial Drive and China Road, fixing a water main break. Crews are expected to be on the scene until as late as 9:00 this evening.

Traffic is moving, but there are delays. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route for the evening.