Water back on in Swanton after line break

The outage only lasted a few hours, but the Village administrations says they received hundreds of call (courtesy:NBC24.com).

Swanton, OH. (WNWO)-- Swanton Residents were without water this morning for about three hours due to a line break after crews were working on a construction project.

It hapened at about 8:25 this morning - but was restored around 1.

Construction crews hit a service line that wasn't marked.

Hundreds of residents and businesses lost water because of it.

" All the lines that we were aware of were marked properly its just this one line was not marked properly," said village administrator Rosanna Hoelzle.

The village expects the project to be finished by early next week.

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