Rainbow water main breaks
Last updated 7/10/2008 at Noon
FALLBROOK — Rainbow Municipal Water District (RMWD) reported a water main break on the afternoon of Sunday, June 29. Standby crews from RMWD responded to a ruptured eight-inch water main located at the intersection of Fallsbrae and Hillrise roads.
Crews shut down the leak at 6:30 p.m. and worked through the night to restore water service. The pipeline was turned back on about 4:30 Monday morning.
According to RMWD General Manager Dave Seymour, the leak occurred in a connection originally used to join together two sections of pipe. Rainbow’s crew took advantage of the excavation and re...