Massive Water Main Break in King of Prussia

An 8-inch main was struck around 8:15 this morning.

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    An NBC10.com user sent in this large water main break at a King of Prussia construction site Friday. Located along Route 202 near Henderson Road, the break shot water high into the air during the morning commute. (Published Friday, Mar 8, 2013)

    Water was shooting high into the sky when a water main burst in King of Prussia this morning.

    Aqua says that around 8:15, an 8-inch water main was struck by contractors in a construction zone on DeKalb Pike near Town Center Boulevard next to the northbound side of Route 202.

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    Water shot as high as 60 feet in the air after a water main burst in King of Prussia this morning. (Published Friday, Mar 8, 2013)

    Water to the main was shut off off around 9.

    Three businesses are affected by the break. According to the water company, repairs should take about four hours.
     
    One lane on 202 was blocked for a few minutes.