A traffic cone sits in the road

The scene from Prospect Street in North Adams on Monday morning following a water main break. 

NORTH ADAMS — A water main near Prospect Street has broken, affecting service in the area, police said Monday.

"Please be advised there is a water main break in the area of Prospect Street," the North Adams Police Department wrote in a statement on social media posted Monday morning.

"This will be affecting services to this section of the city."

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