Watch Live Hockey: Gulls Take On Wolves in Game 4 of Western Conference Finals

Neighborhood floods when old water main breaks

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

LA MESA, Calif. — Utility crews were working to restore water service to a neighborhood in La Mesa after they cut the supply to a ruptured water main early Tuesday.

atermain ruptures in La MesaThe cast iron pipe, which was installed in 1945 according to one resident, broke on the corner of Fresno Avenue and Butte Street, .

Neighbors saw water gushing out from under the road around 1 a.m. and many moved their vehicles from the flooded street.

Helix Water District officials said crews will have to dig up an entire block to repair the underground pipe. Customers should get their water back by late morning.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.