Water main break on N. First Street in Nashville repaired

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Posted at 8:19 AM, Mar 15, 2023

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Crews responded to a water main break on N. First Street near Interstate 24 Wednesday morning. It's the second major water main rupture near the downtown area this week.

Metro water services said the repair was complete just after 8:45 p.m. Wednesday. N First Street is completely open for traffic in both directions of travel.

It is unclear how many businesses or residents are affected by the break. Officials with Metro Water Services said a 12-inch water main ruptured near the intersection at Spring Street. Metro Water Services said crews need to check on the integrity of the road.

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