Burst Water Pipe Forces Smokey Bones to Close

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WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP -- The cold continued to be a menace Wednesday morning. A burst pipe has forced a restaurant in Luzerne County to close.

It happened just after 5 a.m. Wednesday morning at Smokey Bones on Mundy Street near Wilkes-Barre.

Officials said the pipe burst because of the cold weather and soaked the restaurant.

This is the second time this week a restaurant in the Wilkes-Barre area was forced to close because of the cold.