Crews work to repair broken water main on Dayton street

Published: Friday, November 08, 2019 @ 7:40 AM

A portion of East Monument Ave. is blocked in Dayton while crews make repairs to a broken water main Friday morning.

A portion of East Monument Avenue is blocked in Dayton while crews make repairs to a broken water main Friday morning. 

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The break is on East Monument Avenue near Keowee Street and was first reported around 8 p.m. Thursday.

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Work crews are on the scene and have dug up part of the road to make repairs, according to our reporter on the scene. 

Temperature change and old pipes were blamed for the break, according to work crews. 

It is unknown how long East Monument Avenue is expected to be blocked. 

We’ll update this story as we learn more.