BALTIMORE (WJZ) — An estimated 1,500 homes will lose water Thursday night due to a 16-inch diameter water main break near Middle River, Baltimore DPW says.
At around 10:30 Thursday morning, the water main began undergoing repair in the 3400 block of Eastern Boulevard.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 932 New Cases Reported, 11 More Deaths
DPW says a non-DPW contractor caused the break.READ MORE: 'An Incredible Therapy' | Hagerstown Doctor Says Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Provides Fast Recoveries For Some COVID Patients
The areas impacted include Carroll Island Road, Bowleys Quarter Road, and adjacent streets.
DPW says they hope to complete the repairs by the end of Thursday night. They are providing bottled water on hand or fill containers.MORE NEWS: Rockville Police Officer, Maryland National Guardsman Daniel Morozewicz Arrested On Child Porn Charge