This is one of the first images of the water main break to come into the newsroom.
The water main break happened at around 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Rick Tashima sent in a couple of videos to show the flooding from the water main break.
Rick Tashima did a great job narrating his videos.
You can see his videos here and here.
Police announced at around 2:30 p.m. that the westbound lanes on Waialae Avenue were closed between Koko Head Avenue and Center Street.
Eventually, one of the westbound lanes on Waialae Ave. opened up.
The Board of Water Supply said a 6-inch water main broke.
No customers were affected by the break.
Repairs were expected to last through the evening.
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