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UPDATE: Schools closed due to burst water main in Boroughbridge

Boroughbridge High School

8:21am 7th December 2017
(Updated 9:38am 7th December 2017)

Schools have been forced to close this morning following a burst water main in Boroughbridge.

Yorkshire water technicians are in attendance.

The leak was reported in the Roecliffe area earlier.

North Yorkshire County Council has tweeted to confirm that Boroughbridge High School has had to close as a result.

Roecliffe Church of England Primary School has also announced it will be closed this morning.

Residents living in the YO51 area have been in touch to say they are experiencing low water pressure.

Yorkshire Water has tweeted to say its technicians are on-site waiting for temporary traffic lights to arrive.

Traffic delays in the area are possible.

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