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Early-Morning Water Main Break Floods Brooklyn Block: FDNY

Early-Morning Water Main Break Floods Brooklyn Block: FDNY

A water main break flooded a Brooklyn block early Sunday morning, the FDNY said.

The department got a call reporting the water main break at 44th Street and 5th Avenue in Sunset Park around 3 a.m., it said.

Video taken at the scene showed significant flooding in the area.

The city’s Department of Environmental Protection was at the scene investigating, a spokesman confirmed.

The department had shut off the water, stopped the leak and begun repairs to the water main as of around noon on Sunday, the spokesman said.

Photo Credit: News 4/Ken Buffa
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