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A water main break caused a section of Butler Avenue near the intersection with North 20th Street to collapse. Work to repair the water main, sewer and street is expected to begin Monday and take a few days. (Maria Lockwood)

Water main break causes street collapse in Superior

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A water main break caused a hole more than 10 feet deep to open in Butler Avenue near the intersection with North 20th Street Wednesday. Neighbors said that section of street had buckled, leaving a depression about three feet wide and 10 inches deep. Cracking was evident on the surface of the depression. A backhoe was brought in and with one tap the section collapsed, according to neighbors.

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