Geyser of water shoots from Alexandria water main break

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alex_main5 Ice is seen on trees in Alexandria, Virginia, on Feb. 16, 2017, after a water main break near the George Washington Masonic Temple.
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WASHINGTON — A water main break near King Street in Alexandria, Virginia, is not affecting traffic, but is spewing water in the air.

The break is on Park Road, near the George Washington Masonic National Memorial.

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Water from the break is freezing on the trees. (NBC Washington/Megan McGrath)
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Ice is seen on trees in Alexandria, after a water main break near the George Washington Masonic Temple. (NBC Washington/Megan McGrath)

 

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