Water restored, road repaired after Waipahu main break

WAIPAHU, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Water was restored to all customers by 3:30 p.m. Sunday after a 12-inch water main broke on Hianakiu Street in Waipahu.

The main break occurred at around 6 a.m. Hianakiu Street was closed while Board of Water Supply (BWS) crews worked to repair the break. One lane of the road was re-opened for traffic at about 10:45 a.m.

All road repairs were finished by about 1:30 a.m. on Monday.

The pipe ruptured causing the closure of the road and leaving a 15 foot gash on the road and 60 residents without water for the majority of the day.

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