Water main breaks in Madison keep crews busy on Christmas Eve - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

UPDATE: Water main breaks in Madison keep crews busy on Christmas Eve

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MADISON (WKOW) -- As of about 4 p.m. Tuesday, Madison Water Utility says crews are wrapping up repairs on the 3rd and 4th of the day's five water main breaks.

A posting on the utility's Twitter page says crews were slowed when a backhoe stopped working because of cold temperatures.

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MADISON (WKOW) -- Extreme cold temperatures have created a tough morning for Madison Water Utility crews.

So far, Madison Water Utility has responded to five water main breaks.

The areas include the locations of 634 Struck Street, 1906 Dolores Drive, 702 Wedgewood Way, 1350 MacArthur Road, and 4310 Bonner Lane.

Madison Water Utility says two of the breaks have been repaired.

If you notice a sudden drop in water pressure or see water bubbling up through a crack in the street please call the main break hotline at (608) 266-4661

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