Water Main Break Swallows MDC Truck

The truck went halfway into the hole.

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There was quite a scene at Van Buren Ave and Ellsworth Road in West Hartford on Monday when a Metropolitan District Commission truck went into a massive hole in the street. 

Neal Fisher, the West Hartford Fire Department, said MDC was working on a water main break when the truck fell into a hole created by the water main break. 
Officials said this was connected to an earlier water main break in West Hartford. The break also affected a sewage line and sewage spilled into homes on Riggs Street.

Cleanup continued on Tuesday,

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