Crew working water main break in Homewood

Crew working water main break in Homewood
(Source: Josh Rainey)

HOMEWOOD, AL (WBRC) - Crews are working flooding caused by a large water main break in Homewood.

The break occurred in a 12" main at the intersection of Cliff Place and Morris Blvd. in the Edgewood community. It occurred just before 3 p.m.

Crews don't know how deep the main is, but they expect the fix to take 6-8 hours before service is restored.

Homes and businesses within a four-block radius are affected. However, no homes or cars are in jeopardy.

Officials with Homewood fire are asking everyone to avoid the area.

Check back for more details.

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