UPDATE: Crews Fix Water Main Break on Harrisonburg Street

By: Carly Stephenson & Channing Frampton Email
By: Carly Stephenson & Channing Frampton Email
A water pipe has burst under Bruce Street in Harrisonburg near the Asbury United Methodist Church.

Water Flooding West Bruce Street

HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) -- UPDATE 8:35 p.m. -- Crews have reopened West Bruce Street to traffic after a water main break on Sunday.
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UPDATE 5:15 p.m. -- Crews with the Department of Public Utilities have drained to standing water from West Bruce Street.

Crews say there is a five foot break in part of the water main. They are working to remove that section of the line, by removing part of the road and digging around the pipe.

Mike Higgs with the Department of Public Works is hopeful traffic will not be affected on Monday. People won't be able to park along the section of West Bruce Street by Asbury United Methodist.

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A water pipe has burst under West Bruce Street in Harrisonburg near the Asbury United Methodist Church.

Parts of the road are damaged and water is flowing on the street.

Emergency crews are shutting Bruce Street down so repairs can be made.

We have a reporter on the way to the scene for an update.


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