Water main break in Houston floods major highway

A city of Houston contractor was doing exploratory work for a water line project Thursday when soil was moved from the line and the 96-inch water line burst.
0:17 | 02/28/20

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And developing scene playing out in Houston this afternoon after a massive water main break let the 610 east loop underwater. Some drivers stranded on top of their cars officials say contractor. Was preparing to leave when the seven foot height which supplies half the city's water burst schools and restaurants were forced to close.

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