Water main break floods part of NYC neighborhood

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NEW YORK (CNN) – A water main break caused numerous problems for one New York City neighborhood Friday.

Officials said the water main apparently broke at a construction site Friday morning in the Elmhurst section of Queens.

Several roads were closed around the break due to flooding.

Subway and bus services in the area were expected to be delayed and crowded as well.

All construction workers were accounted for at the site of the break.

It’s not clear what caused the water main to burst.

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