Water main break closes a portion of Superior Avenue

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A portion of Superior Avenue is closed due to a water main break.

The road is blocked between East 79th Street and East 82nd Street. There is a large amount of water on the road.

The break happened early Wednesday morning. It involved a 48-inch water main. As of 9 a.m., crews were working to turn off the water.

A commercial building nearby has flooding in its basement, but it's unknown if any nearby residents were affected.

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