I-90 lanes reopened after water main break at East 55th


CLEVELAND (WJW) — All lanes are reopened on Interstate 90 after a water main break at East 55th Street spilled onto the highway, off-ramp and South Marginal Road causing major mid-day traffic delays.

Cleveland Water Department crews responded to the scene to stop the flow of water and are beginning repairs soon.

At about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, water quickly covered all four lanes of I-90 east and poured over into the westbound lanes.

Cars were trapped in the flood waters and crews were called to the scene to rescue drivers .

Cleveland Water said it is investing in this section and hope to begin work in 2022.

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