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Water main break in Shaler Township

| Friday, July 6, 2018, 11:51 a.m.
Pavement buckled because of a water main break on Parker Road in Shaler Township Friday, July 6, 2018.
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Pavement buckled because of a water main break on Parker Road in Shaler Township Friday, July 6, 2018.

A water main break along Parker Street in Shaler Township early Friday morning temporarily closed the popular roadway as crews worked to fix the broken 16-inch pipe. Crews have now been able to open one lane for traffic, but expect delays if using Parker Street.

The burst pipe causes the roadway to crack and raise.

A timetable for repairs to be completed and normal traffic flow to be restored are not yet available.

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