Water main broke causing water to shoot 10 feet high until fire crews showed

Water main creates 10 foot fountain

At approximately 3:30 pm on Thurs. 2/17 a water main broke causing gallons of water to shoot up 10+ feet. After driving to the nearest fire station, I informed the crew and they reported to the scene to shut it off. It took over a half an hour resulting in thousands of gallons lost and causing flooding at nearby business and hotels.

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