Promise Church in Leonia closes following water main break

An accident caused water to shoot some 30 feet into the air.

An accident caused water to shoot some 30 feet into the air. (6/24/15)

LEONIA - A Korean church in Leonia temporarily shut down after a water main break.

A Promise Church employee was headed to pick up parishioners for service at 4:45 a.m. when he crashed into what's called a hotbox, says a church deacon.

The accident caused water to shoot at least 30 feet into the air.

Repairs were still being made Wednesday evening.

The church is expected to reopen Thursday morning.

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