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UPDATE: Water main fixed, service restored in south Scranton

Two breaks Wednesday afternoon closed streets and schools.

SCRANTON, Pa. — Water main breaks in Scranton closed streets and schools Wednesday afternoon.

Two mains broke on Cedar Avenue near Maple Street around 1:30 p.m.

About 130 homes and businesses were affected, according to Pennsylvania American Water.

South Scranton Intermediate School dismissed students early on Wednesday.

Cedar Avenue was closed in the area of the breaks.

All repairs were completed overnight, and service has been restored.

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