Large water main break floods Brooklyn street, 50 people evacuated

CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn – Streets in Brooklyn are flooded following a water-main break in Crown Heights.

Water was shooting up the air and causing flooding along Pacific Street.

The FDNY received a call at 4:37 a.m. about the water main break along 1526 Pacific St.

At least 50 residents have been evacuated.

The police department has shut down traffic along Atlantic Avenue and New York Avenue.

NYC Agencies, including the Department of Environmental Protection and the Office of Emergency Management are on scene.

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