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Water line break floods neighborhood near 83rd Ave/Buckeye

Water line break floods W. Phoenix neighborhood
Posted at 10:11 AM, Aug 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-07 20:40:43-04

A neighborhood in west Phoenix was flooded Tuesday morning after a water line break.

The incident happened in a neighborhood near 83rd and Buckeye avenues. Air15 video showed a street flooded with firefighters working at the scene. The water main break has since been shut off and the water has been drained. 

Phoenix fire said a water line and gas line broke in the middle of the street. The cause of the break is unknown at this time. 

Sun Canyon Elementary School was put on lockdown as a result of the incident but has now resumed normal activities.