Water Main Breaks On Blowing Rock Road Sunday (2018-10-16 15:15:13)

A 12-inch water main break on Blowing Rock Road in Boone left many people without water Sunday night into Monday morning.

The Watauga Democrat reports the break happened in front of McDonalds around 10:15 p.m. on Sunday.

According to the report, the break caused water to come up from the middle turn lane of Blowing Rock Road, but traffic was not affected.

Water had to be turned off through early Monday morning.

Businesses that were affected included McDonalds, Waffle House, Local Lion and part of The Standard apartment complex.