Water main break causes traffic backup in Brielle

A water main break in Brielle caused a traffic nightmare Wednesday morning.

Water main break in Brielle causes traffic

Water main break in Brielle causes traffic (3/30/16)

BRIELLE - A water main break in Brielle caused a traffic nightmare Wednesday morning.

The break happened before 7 a.m. on Riverview Drive between Route 70 and Aldrin Lane. Only one lane could get by.

Crews cut into the pavement and lifted up part of the roadway so they could pump out the water from the break and stabilize the road.

The cause of the break was not released by officials.

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