Broken Pipe Causes Road Closures in Luzerne County

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UPDATE: According to PA American Water, repairs have been made and service is back on.

WILKES-BARRE — Some homes in part of Luzerne County were without water Monday morning.

A broken water pipe on East Charles Street near Wilkes-Barre was found around 2:30 a.m.

Crews had the street shutdown from South Main Street to the end of the road until about 6:45 a.m.

About 40 homes were affected by the break.

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