A water main broke causing troubles and a school closure in a Montgomery County town Wednesday morning.
The break at Berks and Walnut streets in Pottstown, Pennsylvania sent water into nearby homes and stopped traffic around 7:45 a.m.
Pottstown officials said by mid-morning the break, which occurred near Saint Michael’s Ukrainian Church, a Walmart and Barth Elementary School was under control. School officials closed Barth for the day as crews used heavy machinery on the break.
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As SkyForce10 hovered overhead, crews could be seen digging in a large hole in the roadway.
No word yet on damage estimates.