Water main break at 16th & Baltimore shuts down KC Streetcar

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A water main break floods streets near 16th & Main.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A water main break at 16th & Baltimore is creating traffic issues and caused a shutdown in service of the KC Streetcar.

A ten-inch water line installed in 1886 ruptured, damaging sections of roadway. Crews are at the scene working on repairs.

Nearby establishments continue to have water service while.

Drivers are urged to avoid the area.

FOX 4 will provide updates as details become available.

A water main break caused damage to roadways on Monday.

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