Water main break repaired in Skokie

December 11, 2008 6:05:52 AM PST
Crews worked into the early morning hours Thursday to repair a large water main break.It first ruptured in Skokie late Wednesday night at Grove and East Prairie. Water flooded the streets and poured over lawns in the area.

Police closed the roads while the water department dealt with the overflow and found the source.

Officials say the problem has been fixed.