Hollywood Hills watercourse rupture causes street flooding

A major water pipe rupture in the Hollywood Hills caused crews to struggle to curb the spill.

The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a call about a water pipe rupture in the 3300 block on Cahuenga Boulevard Monday afternoon.

SkyFOX was over the Hollywood Hills, where streets and sidewalks were flooded in brownish water. The spill affected about 40 customers in the area, city officials told FOX 11.

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power estimates the water supply will return to neighbors early Tuesday morning. Full street opening is expected sometime Tuesday afternoon.

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