Crews repair water main break in Bloomfield

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — Crews were called to the scene of a water main break in Bloomfield on Thursday afternoon.

Officials say the 8-inch break took place on Wintonbury Avenue and that the main was shut down at 3:30 p.m.

12 residences in the area were temporarily affected while crews made repairs. The work was completed just after 5:00 p.m. and service has been restored.

According to officials, the extreme weather of late is playing a role in the occurrence of water main breaks.

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