Water spill causes backup on Shady Grove Rd

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WSSC officials say a pipe or valve had not been tightened correctly, causing a spill.

GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WDVM) – A loose valve has caused a backup along Shady Grove Rd between Gaither Rd and Rt. 355, also known as Frederick Rd., according to Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission officials.

WSSC officials say a pipe or valve had not been tightened correctly, causing a spill. The WSSC hopes to have the issue resolved shortly and says it’s an easy fix with no long term impacts to water or traffic.

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