Water main break floods streets, homes in West Babylon

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WEST BABYLON -

A water main break flooded streets and homes in West Babylon Monday night.

The break happened on Neptune Avenue around 7:30 p.m.

News 12 has learned police and the Suffolk County Water Authority were called in after an 8-inch main ruptured, causing water to pour into some residents' homes.  

Crews worked overnight, and say the main has been repaired; and they are working to repair the road.

Homeowners say the water reached as high as 2 feet last night.

A total of eight to 10 homeowners did lose water for a short period of time, but it has since been restored.

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