By Jan Carabeo
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Lincoln Drive has reopened early this morning after a backed up drain and sub-freezing temperatures caused a big icing problem Monday night.READ MORE: Philadelphia Commerce Director Michael Rashid Resigns After He Reportedly Made Anti-Semitic Remarks, Verbally Abused His Staff
The road was shut down in both directions near Gypsy Lane for most of the evening yesterday after runoff covered both lanes, causing icy spots.READ MORE: Water Main Break Flooding Multiple Buildings In Society Hill Section, Officials Say
Shortly after 11 p.m., Lincoln Drive was closed again due to a water main break. It was reopened around 4am Tuesday.
City trucks are out early Tuesday, getting another round of salt down on the road and hoping to eliminate any more icing problems.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Union Miss Out On Eastern Conference Championship Amid COVID Crisis
The road is open again in time for the morning commute, but be careful out there, black ice and slick spots can still cause problems for drivers.