SCOTT TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – Some residents in Scott Township were without water service for hours after a main broke early Monday morning.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny County Reports 534 New Cases, 4 Additional Deaths
According to officials at the scene, the break happened around 4 a.m. in the 1600 block of Lochlin Drive.
As a result of the break, water could be seen shooting high into the air.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 5,766 New Cases, 113 More Deaths
At least one home had to be evacuated. Firefighters were also pumping water out of a basement.MORE NEWS: FBI Investigates Slew Of Threats At Pittsburgh-Area School Districts
Pennsylvania American Water officials said service was restored by 1 p.m.