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Homes evacuated after Eagle water main break

Homes evacuated after Eagle water main break
Homes evacuated after Eagle water main break
Posted at 7:41 AM, Dec 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-13 13:18:06-05

UPDATE:

Emergency crews worked to pump water out of streets near the 2200 block of McGrath Road just north of State Street on Wednesday morning. 

According to Eagle Fire, the flooding came from a valve to a main water utility that was left uncovered at a new construction. Some nearby mobile homes are no longer threatened. 

ORIGINAL:

Emergency crews are on the scene of a large water main break east of Eagle.

According to an Ada County dispatch supervisor, the call came in about 4:45 a.m. Wednesday at a mobile home park in the 2200 block of McGrath Road, just north of State Street.

Several mobile homes have been evacuated, the supervisor said.

Crews from the Eagle Fire Department and deputies from the Ada County Sheriff’s Office are on the scene, as well personnel from the Eagle Water Company.

Stay with Idaho On Your Side as more details become available.