Water main break on Rittenhouse Square ruptures again

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Water main break on Rittenhouse Square ruptures again. Rick Williams reports during Action News at 12 p.m. on December 21, 2017. (WPVI)

A water main break has ruptured again for the second day in a row along Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square.

The break has re-opened at 18th and Walnut on Thursday.

On Wednesday, the break was reported at 6 a.m.

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Watch video from Chopper 6 over a water main break at 18th and Spruce streets on December 20, 2017.


Video from Chopper 6 yesterday showed muddy water flooding the sidewalk and part of the intersection.

Police have shut down 18th Street between Walnut and Spruce streets for crews to continue making repairs.



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