Water main break closes part of Ridge

April 16, 2008 11:28:09 AM PDT
The water pipe burst just before noon.

The Philadelphia Water Department had to block sections of Ridge Avenue in Wissahickon after a water main break just before noon.

Authorities tell Action News that the 8-inch main burst along Ridge Avenue near Main Street.

No homes are affected, but traffic in that area is blocked while workers make repairs.