Burst pipe causes massive water leak at MLGW building

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A burst pipe under the ground that goes to the fire sprinkler system at Memphis Light, Gas, and Water caused a massive leak at the company's Downtown Memphis location.

Water flowed steadily down the steps of the building located at 220 S. Main Street on Wednesday night.

MLGW turned the water off around 9:45 p.m., and according to its official Twitter page, a plumber said the main ruptured.

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