NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Officials with Metro Water Services say crews are working to repair a water main break in West Nashville that's impacting Ascension Saint Thomas West hospital.
The break was reported around 1 a.m. Monday near Harding Pike and Vine Court. Officials with Ascension Saint Thomas West say water is slowly being restored.
A water main break in West Nashville has forced authorities to shut down a portion of Harding Pike, near Saint Thomas West. This break is impacting the homes & hospital.— Aaron Cantrell (@AaronTheNewsGuy) August 16, 2021
Most people, including the hospital don’t have water at this time. Cause of the break unknown. pic.twitter.com/cpgnEITTpF
A portion of Harding Pike has been closed while crews work to repair the break.
Metro Water Services said crews are working to repair the 16-inch pipe using "redundant" water lines at Harding Pike. It's unclear when the issue will be fixed.