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Water line breaks in Miami Beach

Police were asking drivers to avoid Abbott Avenue

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Miami Beach reported a water line break Monday morning.

The 5-foot section of a 6-inch pipe was damaged near the intersection of Abbott Avenue and 82nd Terrace.

Authorities said they expected workers to complete repairs about 12:30 p.m., and the roads to be open about 3 p.m.

Meanwhile, authorities issued a 48-hour boil water order to about 50 residents.

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