Water Main Break Closes Lanes in Dallas

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    A water main break in Dallas closed several lanes at Lemmon Avenue and Inwood Street Tuesday morning.

    Crews were working overnight to install a new water main when they accidentally dug into the existing main, sending water pouring into the street.

    Water Main Ruptured in Dallas

    [DFW] Water Main Ruptured in Dallas
    Crews digging a new water main accidentally struck the old one near Inwood and Lemmon in Dallas. (Published Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010)

    By 5 a.m., crews had turned off the water but a large mess remained.

    Officials have not said when all lanes are expected to be reopened.