Water Main Breaks On Brainerd Road

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Tennessee American Water crews are on the scene of a 8-inch water main
break on Brainerd Road at Brookfield, officials said late Wednesday afternoon.

Drivers are asked to use caution when traveling through the area.

Officials said, "Again, customers in the area will experience low pressure and possibly no water service. Our crews will be working to restore the customer's water as quickly as possible.

"After the extreme cold weather we have recently experienced, the current
warming temperatures will cause movement in the ground which can cause a break such as this one."

Officials reported at 8:27 p.m.: "Water is back on and customers should not be experiencing any pressure or lack of water. All lanes will be completely open to traffic within the next hour."


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