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    Crews Clean Up Water Main Break

    A water main break in Cambridge caused a 12 foot geyser early Saturday morning.

    (Published Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017)

    City officials responded Saturday to the scene of a water main break in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    The break occured at Cambridge Street and 5th Avenue around 8 a.m. 

    People took to social media showcasing the incident as water was shooting 12 feet high in the air.

    While it was an amazing sight to see, it was a major inconvenience for customers on Fifth through Seventh Streets where the water was turned off.

    Water Main Break in Cambridge

    [NECN] Drivers Asked to Avoid Area of Water Main Break in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Officials are on scene of water main break at Cambridge Street and 5th Avenue in Cambridge, Massaschusetts.

    (Published Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017)

    Workers were able to restore service to all residents of the affected area late Saturday evening.

    Paving and road repair is expected to be completed Monday or Tuesday.

    Drivers were asked to avoid the area as crews worked the scene Saturday.

    The exact cause of the break is unknown at this time.

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