DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A boil water advisory is in effect after a Dayton street was flooded by a water main break Wednesday morning.
The City of Dayton’s water department said a boil advisory is in effect for people in the areas of Redwood Avenue and Sandhurst Drive, between Riverside Drive and North Main Street. The advisory affects around 130 homes. It will be in effect for up to 2 days.
According to a post by Dayton Police and Fire, Riverside Drive has been closed between E. Siebenthaler Avenue and Knecht Drive on the southbound side and Siebenthaler Avenue and Hillcrest Drive on the northbound side.
A photo posted by Dayton Police and Fire shows the road to be flooded on both sides.
Dayton Police and Fire said that the road will remain closed for a significant amount of time while crews work to repair the broken water main.