Water Main Break Slows Traffic Near Love Field

UPDATED | August 10, 2017 9:40 PM

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A water main break at Lemmon and Lovers Lane on the east side of Love Field slowed traffic Thursday afternoon.

Lemmon was closed at the intersection with Lovers Lane.

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Water main break near Love Field (Chopper11)

Gallons of water washed across the intersection.

The water appeared to be shut off shortly after 5:00 pm.

The City of Dallas Water Department said it’s unclear why the 12-inch main ruptured.

The break did not impact airport operations.

It could be until 6:00 a.m. Friday before the main is repaired.

No one was hurt.

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