Water main break closes Escondido streets

ESCONDIDO (CNS) – A water main broke in central Escondido early Tuesday, sending tens of thousands of gallons of water gushing through the streets.

The main erupted in the area of South Broadway and Third Avenue shortly before 4 a.m., according to Escondido police, who closed Broadway between Second and Fifth avenues.

The cause was under investigation and a damage estimate was pending.

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