Source: ABC, Australia
Fire Rescue New South Wales said it was a 500 millimetre main that burst.
“We believe three or four houses have been flooded,” he said.”One house has been flooded up to the second level of a three-level house.”Approximately seven people have been evacuated.”
Authorities are now working to repair the pipe.
Sydney Water’s Grant Thomas said the cause of the break was unknown.”At this stage we need to go through the process of repair to identify what has caused it,” he said.”But it wasn’t any kind of external impact on the pipe.”