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Broken water main floods water onto I-95 in Richmond

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

A broken water main flooded Interstate 95 near East Broad Street on Monday. 

This incident completely shut down the northbound lanes around 3 p.m. The water was up to two feet in some areas.

According to initial reports, a 12-foot section of a 12 pipe water main was completely blown out. Department of Public Utilities crews turned off the water in the area. 

Repairs were made overnight and all lanes are back open for Tuesday morning's commute. 

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