By CBS3 Staff

LEHIGH COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) — An Allentown street is a wet mess after a massive water main break flooded the area. A 36-inch main broke before sunrise Sunday on Devonshire Road sending water gushing down the street.

The break caused a large section of the road to collapse and it’s expected to be closed for a while for repairs.

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Three nearby homes were also evacuated because of safety concerns.

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A boil water advisory is in effect for parts of Allentown. That will remain in effect for at least two days after the repairs are finished.

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