Crews repair burst water main in Wayne

Crews say a 10 inch main burst early this morning. (4/27/14)

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WAYNE - Newark Pompton Turnpike in Wayne has been reopened after a water main break shut down part of the roadway.

Crews say a 10 inch main burst early this morning. About a dozen homes were affected while crews worked to repair the pipe.

Homeowners say water was restored at around 11 a.m. The town says no boil water advisories were issued.

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Water crews tell News 12 New Jersey that the incident marked the third water main break they had worked on since Saturday night -- an unusual occurrence, they say, but not one that's unheard of.

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