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Water main breaks on Cottonwood Drive in Munster

MUNSTER — Crews are working on a water main break on Cottonwood Drive and a sewer main break on Columbia Avenue reported earlier this morning.

Munster public works is currently dealing with a water main break in the 9400 block of Cottonwood Drive, a residential neighborhood. Bev Paris with the department said workers are on the scene but it is unknown at this time the extent of the damage and if it will be able to be repaired without shutting off water to residents.

If the water needs to be shut off, workers will knock on the doors of the affected homeowners, Paris said.

The Hammond Sanitary District has workers on their way to a force main break in the 8300 block of Columbia Avenue, just north of Ridge Road. Lane restrictions may be possible.

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