Roads Reopened After Downtown Columbus Water Main Break
A water main break was reported Monday afternoon in downtown Columbus.
The break occurred at North 4th and East Gay streets around 4 p.m.
SLIDESHOW: Water Main Break
Officials in the area were concerned about the water turning to ice.
A number of streets in the area surrounding the break were closed as a precaution.
Workers in nearby buildings had to be evacuated by shuttle in order to get back to their vehicles.
The broken water line was replaced around 6:00 Tuesday morning, and the roads were reopened.
Two lanes of 4th Street remained closed early Tuesday morning.
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