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Water main burst, crews on scene

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June 25, 2014 - 2:10 PM

VERNON – A water line on 27 Avenue and 43 Street broke around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, however the leak has been isolated and full repairs are expected to be complete by tomorrow.

Tanya Laing, a spokesperson for the City of Vernon, says traffic is currently being re-directed.

“There are flaggers on site who are guiding traffic,” Laing said.

Workers for Greater Vernon water and the City are dealing with the break at this time.

To contact a reporter for this story, email gbrothen@infotelnews.ca, or call 250-319-7494. To contact the editor, email mjones@infotelnews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

This story was updated at 2:34 p.m. June 25 to include details from the city about estimated time of repair.

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