Crews open drainage hole in Bakersfield neighborhood after pipe burst

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Bakersfield City crews are working to repair a water main Monday morning in the Oleander neighborhood.

The Bakersfield Police Department tells 23ABC News that the pipe burst near the intersection of 3rd Street and Eye Street. Crews drilled a hole in the pavement to drain the watter.

The intersection was closed to traffic, but officials say traffic on nearby Chester Avenue was not be affected during the morning commute.

There are no reports of any injuries or damage.

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