Water main break closes multiple lanes in Waipahu

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — A water main break in Waipahu closed multiple lanes on Farrington Hwy. eastbound between Waikele Rd. and Waipahu Depot Rd.

Two eastbound lanes of Farrington Highway remain closed, as Board of Water Supply crews continue to work on a broken water main.

The six inch main broke around 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning, fronting St. Joseph Church, creating a sink hole.

36 homes and five fire hydrants are affected.

Officials are urging drivers to avoid the area.

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