The incident was reported on East 87th Street just before 2pm
Initially reported as a damaged water main, the Environmental Protection Agency said it wasn’t.
This happened when a plumbing contractor damaged and removed the faucet into the water main, causing water to jump into the air.
The faucet was later returned to the water main, but there was still confusion that needed to be cleaned.
The utility company has been notified and is evaluating the adjacent building.
The accident will come a week later A 20-foot-deep sinkhole swallowed part of the road It is located on East 89th Avenue on York Avenue. The case is irrelevant.
Little other details have been announced.
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A construction accident caused water to be launched into the air on the Upper East Side of New York.
Source link A construction accident caused water to be launched into the air on the Upper East Side of New York.