Crews deal with 2 separate water main breaks in Denver Thursday morning

DENVER - Crews in Denver dealt with two separate water main breaks early Thursday morning.

One break was reported at S. Lowell Blvd. and W. Tennessee Ave. Water could be seen running into the street at 6:30 a.m.

Repairs are expected to take all day and into the evening, according to Stacy Chesney with Denver Water.

Water service is expected to be restored by about 7 p.m., Chesney said.

Lowell will be closed between Mississippi and Tennessee during repairs.

There was another water main break at W. Jewell Ave and S. Raleigh St. Crews had heavy equipment on scene and had dug a large hole by 6:30 a.m.

That hole was filled and water was restored to customers in the area by about 8 a.m., Chesney said.

A paving company has been called in to finish repairing the road.