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Southwest Atlanta water main breaks capped

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ATLANTA -

Official say they have finally capped a pair of water main breaks that sprung up on a southwest Atlanta roadway on Sunday.

Officials with Atlanta Water tell FOX 5 News that a construction contractor that was doing repair work on a bridge in the 4300 block of Cascade Road hit a water main around 1 a.m. Sunday.

Crews were able to repair the leak, but discovered a second leak near the first sometime around 4 p.m.

They say that second leak was capped and the road which had been closed most of the day was reopened around 8 p.m.

Officials say only a few households were affected by the break.

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