NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A water main break flooded a Staten Island neighborhood early this morning.

The break was reported shortly before 5 a.m. on Watchogue Road near Hawthorne Avenue in the Westerleigh section.

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Water could be seen pouring onto nearby properties.

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It’s unclear how many homes were affected.

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The FDNY and water crews shut down about two blocks as they worked on repairs.