NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A water main break near the Holland Tunnel in Lower Manhattan Friday morning caused traffic headaches even for evening commuters.
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Delays of up to an hour were reported at the Holland Tunnel during the evening rush, CBS 2’s Alice Gainer reported.
The traffic spilled over into the Lincoln Tunnel as well, causing delays of up to 45 minutes, CBS 2’s Joe Biermann reported.
By the 8 p.m. hour Friday, traffic was finally returning to normal with residual delays.
The 12-inch main broke around 6 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Varick Street and Spring Street.