Several basements flooded after water main break in Amherst

Hampshire County

Several homeowners in Amherst are cleaning up after a water main break flooded their basements.

Amherst Police Lt. Brian Johnson told 22News, a water pipe on Carriage Lane broke just before 8 a.m. Saturday morning. 

Crews had to shut off the water to several homes while they worked to make repairs.

Some homeowners had to get the water pumped out of their basements.

No word yet on whether water service has been restored.

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