Three Water Main Breaks Strike Boyle Heights Area Overnight

(FOX 11) Three water main breaks in three hours overnight on Tuesday leaves DWP workers with a busy morning. The first burst around midnight at 11th street in Evergreen in an industrial area of Boyle Heights.

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A half mile away, in a more residential part of the neighborhood, another pipe broke at 8th and Concord at around 1:30am. LA Fire officials say 500-800 gallons of water per minute gushed out of that break.

A third break was reported at 3am on the 1100 block of Wilcox in Hollywood.

DWP officials say they're looking into each break and they may not be related.

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