Repairs complete to a broken water main in Nuuanu

Repairs complete to a broken water main in Nuuanu
A large sinkhole opened after the break. (Source: Hawaii News Now)

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Repairs have been completed to a broken water main and subsequent sinkhole on a Nuuanu Street.

The Board of Water Supply said the 8-inch line broke around 9 p.m. Friday night.

The break was located on Puiwa Road between Puiwa Land and Polohi Place.

By 1 p.m. Saturday, BWS said all repairs were complete and the road was reopened.

About 16 customers were without water for a short period of time.

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