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Water main break closes Lucas County Health Department

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A water main break downtown left several buildings without water and heat.

The break happened Tuesday around 11:30 a.m.

Crews from the Department of Public Utilities were working in the cold to get water service back to several downtown businesses.

Tuesday evening they were trying to determine the seriousness of the break and how to fix it.

Once crews shut the system down, they discovered several building downtown were affected including the Salvation Army, Municipal Court , the Fire Station One and the Health Department.

The Health Department had to close for the day. Some of the buildings were without heat because they use boiler systems.

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