TENAFLY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A water main break continues to cause headaches in one New Jersey neighborhood.
The 24-inch main ruptured shortly before 9 p.m. Thursday on County Road between Jay Street and Hillside Avenue in Tenafly.READ MORE: New York Poised To Lift Most COVID Restrictions As Vaccination Rate Hovers Around 70%
A geyser of water could be seen shooting into the air and flooding the road.
SUEZ Water said crews were on the scene working on repairs all night.READ MORE: Report: Shake Shack Manager Falsely Accused Of Trying To Poison NYPD Officers Files Lawsuit
One block of the road remained closed to traffic Friday morning.
Tenafly police said all questions about water service should be directed to SUEZ at (800) 422-5987 or on the utility’s website.MORE NEWS: Actress Lisa Banes Dies After Being Struck By Scooter On Upper West Side
“Please do not call 911 to ask about water quality, news helicopters, or detour routes,” the department posted on Facebook. “We understand that this incident is causing some headaches, but please keep our phone lines clear for emergencies.”