Heavy flooding caused by pouring rainfall Samoa experienced last week and this week has damaged part of the road at Samusu, Aleipata.
This was confirmed by the Land and Transport Authority.
Flooding LTA explains has damaged the pipes under this part of the road causing the road to sink.
The road was closed on Tuesday this week and LTA has worked out alternative routes for vehicles coming and going to the eastern part of the island.
Work on fixing this road will start in mid March.