Ferguson, MO Grand Jury Reaches Decision In Officer Involved Shooting | Click Here For Complete Coverage


Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth Road

(credit: KTVT/KTXA) Jeff Ray
Jeff joined CBS 11 and TXA 21 in December 2010. He came to North T...
Read More

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth RoadAdorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

christmas on kluv dl Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth RoadListen To Christmas Music

180648074 8 Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth RoadFunny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth RoadMissing Summer?

cowb thumb Water Main Break Adds Ice To Fort Worth RoadCowboys Cheerleaders

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

(credit: KTVT/KTXA)

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) - A water main break in south Fort Worth forced emergency crews to shut down a four-lane road early Wednesday morning, and could have a big impact on traffic surrounding a nearby elementary school.

The break was first reported at around 1:30 a.m. along East Rendon Crowley Road, near Oak Grove Road, close to the borders of both Burleson and Mansfield. According to a police call, water was spraying all over four lanes of traffic. This created a dangerous situation on Wednesday morning, as temperatures dipped down below the freezing mark.

It did not take long for the entire roadway to be covered in ice. Officials were able to shut off the water at about 3:00 a.m. and then fix the break. A sanding truck arrived to help make the area safer, but there are still many slick spots along East Rendon Crowley Road.

The break was located close to Ann Brock Elementary School, part of the Burleson Independent School District. Drivers who will be at the school to drop off children on Wednesday morning will need to be extra cautious.

Crews are not yet sure who the broken pipe belongs to, as it is located so close to three North Texas cities.

Latest News:

Top Trending: