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Water main break in Lawrenceville causes service disruption

Mary Ann Thomas
| Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
Water main break in Lawrenceville, at 44th and Davison streets.
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Water main break in Lawrenceville, at 44th and Davison streets.

About 22 residents on Davison Street in Lawrenceville have no water until the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority repairs a six-inch water main that broke early Tuesday, sending up a geyser of water.

The authority issued a statement Wednesday morning confirming PWSA crews are on site and would be working until 4 p.m. to fix the line.

Davison Street from 44th to 45th streets was to be closed to all traffic until the work was completed.

Any customer who needs additional information is urged to call PWSA Emergency Dispatch 24/7 at 412-255-2423.

Mary Ann Thomas is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-226-4691, mthomas@tribweb.com or via Twitter @MaThomas_Trib.

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