Service restored after West Hartford main break

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WEST HARTFORD — Fern Street was closed for hours Monday between Troutbrook Drive and Robin Road due to a significant water main break, according to police.

The road has since reopened.

Kerry Martin of the The Metropolitan District said an 8-inch water main break was found in a main that was installed in 1928. The  main had to be shut down at 7 a.m.

Eight properties were affected by the shutdown from 392 Fern Street to Ballard Drive.

Water was restored around 3 p.m.

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