ROGERS, Minn. (WCCO) — People living in Rogers are being warned about a water main break in the city, according to officials.
The break was so severe that Rogers’ water system experienced a dramatic draw down, draining the city’s four water towers in the process.READ MORE: Bicyclist Hospitalized After Colliding With Light Rail Train In South Minneapolis
The source of the leak, located by a Minnesota State Patrol helicopter, was a holding pond behind Camping World at 21200 Rogers Drive.READ MORE: Tips On Protecting Packages From Porch Thieves This Holiday Season
Crews are repairing the break, and officials say storage tanks are being refilled. A sufficient emergency fire flow is also in place.MORE NEWS: COVID Took His Wife And Left Him Hospitalized, Now He's Urging Others To Get Vaccinated
Officials say residents and businesses may temporarily see brown or rusty water when turning on their faucets.