Water main break floods Staten Island street

Posted: 6:32 AM, Nov 20, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-20 06:51:45-05

WESTERLEIGH, Staten Island  — Crews are working to repair a water main break in Staten Island Wednesday morning.

Emergency crews were called to the vicinity of Watchogue Road and Hawthorne Avenue around 5 a.m.

Footage from AIR11 shows water flooding the street, with fire trucks blocking the area from traffic. Firefighters were also seen assisting a vehicle that appears stuck in the water.

No injuries were reported.

The Department of Environmental Protection is on scene.