Water main break repairs made, highway reopened

Water main break repairs made, highway reopened

MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa. - A busy highway is open again after a water main break.

The northbound lanes of Route 61 reopened around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon. 

The highway was closed Tuesday morning between Cathedral Street in Reading and the Route 12 interchange in Muhlenberg Twp.

Officials said a 24 inch main burst, causing the road to buckle. They said all repairs have been made.

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Allentown, PA 18102




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