Northeast Miami-Dade water main breaks; waste trickles into nearby lake

NORTHEAST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A water main break in Northeast Miami-Dade caused waste and dirt to trickle into a nearby lake and residential area.

7Skyforce HD hovered over the scene near Northeast 198th Street and 19th Place.

Crews and city officials remain on the scene where a driver lost control and hit a fire hydrant, causing waste, dirt and sludge to flow into parts of the neighborhood and a lake.

Crews remained at the scene working on repairs.

The condition of the driver has not been confirmed by police.

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