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A water main break in north Edmonton causes flooding, Sunday, July 4, 2021. Global News

A water main ruptured in a north Edmonton community Sunday.

The water main break happened at 101 Street between 115 and 116 Avenue and caused significant flooding in the area.

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A crew is on scene at a water main break in north Edmonton, Sunday, July 4, 2021. Global News
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A crew is on scene at a water main break in north Edmonton, Sunday, July 4, 2021. Global News
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A crew is on scene at a water main break in north Edmonton, Sunday, July 4, 2021. Global News

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EPCOR said crews were on scene and assessing the rupture Sunday afternoon.

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“Our first priority is to stop the flow of water and ensure public safety,” EPCOR spokesperson Georgina De Cordova said in a statement.

“At this time, it’s too early to say what caused the break or what repairs will be required.”

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EPCOR said customers in the area continue to have water service.

Pedestrians and motorists were asked to avoid the area.

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