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A water main break added to heavy rain that caused flooding on Somerset st. in Portland.
Date: 12/20/2012 Album ID: 1584788
Photos by John Patriquin
A water main break added to heavy rain that caused flooding along Somerset st. in Portland and stranded at least one motorist on his way to work
John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: A water main break added to heavy rain that caused flooding along Somerset st. in Portland and stranded at least one motorist on his way to work Wednesday, December 19,2012.
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John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: A water main break added to heavy rain to cause Somerset st. in Portland to flood and stranding at least one motorist like Portland resident Ikil Aden carrying his boots after walking from his stalled red mini-van(background) as he was on his way to work Wednesday, December 19,2012.
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John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: Portland Water District crewmen work quickly to shut off a valve as a water main break added to heavy rain that flooded Somerset st. in Portland and stranded at least one motorist on his way to work Wednesday, December 19,2012.
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John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: A Portland Water District employee surveys the scene as a water main break added to heavy rain and flooded Somerset st. in Portland that stranded at least one motorist on his way to work Wednesday, December 19,2012.
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John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: A Portland Water District crew shuts off a valve as a water main break added to heavy rain that flooded Somerset st. in Portland and stranded at least one motorist on his way to work Wednesday, December 19,2012.
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John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: Alen Saric assistant general manager of Residence Inn in Portland, leaves Hannaford Supermarket with his second load of drinking water for his customers. A boil drinking water alert was issued for Portland by the Portland Water District after a water main broke.
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John Patriquin/Staff Photographer: Portland Water District crews are working to repair a 20-inch water main break at 128 Somerset St. in PortlandŐs Bayside neighborhood Wednesday, December 19,2012.
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