EL CAJON, Calif. -- A water main broke in El Cajon Wednesday night, leaving more than 200 homes without water and closing a half-mile stretch of a road in the region.
The 200 block of Bradley Avenue, between Mollison and Graves avenue, was shut down while crews make repairs, according to a tweet by the Lakeside Sheriff's Substation. Drivers were advised to stay clear of the area.
Approximately 220 homes were without water, according to Helix Water District.
— Andrew Nomura (@NomuraReports) February 28, 2019
El Cajon, Bradley Ave is Closed between Mollison Ave And Graves Ave due to a Water Main Break, thank you
— San Diego County DPW (@sdcountydpw) February 28, 2019
Deputies are assisting traffic control. CHP is advising of a hard road closure in 200 block of Bradley Ave. due to a water main break. The road will be closed for an undetermined time while repair crews complete their work. Please stay out of the area.
— Lakeside Substation (@SDSOLakeside) February 28, 2019