Water main break in Oak Bay affects properties

Some properties in Oak Bay have been affected by a water main break Wednesday morning.

The District of Oak Bay says it happened just before 10 o'clock when a 12-inch water main ruptured on Margate Street.  Public Works and the Oak Bay Fire Department responded and stopped the water flow as quickly as possible, but some properties have received water damage.

Oak Bay crews are  making repairs and assisting impacted properties.  Margate Street between Newport Avenue and Beach Drive will be closed until further notice and the intersection of Deal Street and Margate Street is currently closed.

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