Road reopen after water main break on Birnie Avenue in West Springfield

Hampden County

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Water service was shut down in the area of Birnie Avenue in West Springfield due to a water main break Thursday morning.

According to West Springfield Police, crews were doing routine work in the area when they accidentally hit something which caused the water main to break. As of 3:30 p.m., all lanes on Birnie Avenue are reopened.

According to West Springfield Mayor Will Reichelt, the Department of Public Works had to shut down water service in the area of 218 Birnie Avenue and Jeffrey Lane to make repairs.

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