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12/25/04-Longview

Cold Causes Longview Water Problems

      The bone chilling weather overnight took it's toll on water systems in Longview. Several water line breaks were reported around Longview this morning after 16 degree temperatures overnight. Crews worked to repair the breaks, which were caused by the pipes expanding in the freezing temperatures.

      Some lawn and fountain systems turned into ice sculptures. No major damage was reported, and crews were able to repair or contain all of the breaks.

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