GLENSIDE, Pa. (CBS) — A stretch of a busy road in Glenside is closed off as crews work to fix a water main that broke overnight.
The break happened around 2 a.m. Wednesday right next to a residential area near Mount Carmel and Tyson Avenues.READ MORE: 4 People On Way To Prom Party Injured In West Philadelphia Quadruple Shooting, Police Say
Nearly a hundred homes were without water. Water was restored just after 8 a.m.
One resident says he woke up much earlier than he would have liked.READ MORE: Philadelphia School District Postpones Plans To Push Back School Start Times
“I heard hammering so I figured something’s broke,” said resident Dave.
Because of the work being done, Authorities say Mount Carmel Avenue is closed between Limekiln Pike and Easton Road.
This is about a half mile away from the Glenside train station. SEPTA says regional rail service is not affected.MORE NEWS: Robert Atkins Charged In 1991 Cold Case Murder Of Joy Hibbs In Bucks County
Repairs should be completed by lunchtime.