LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Crews Tuesday worked to repair a water main that ruptured in the Mid-Wilshire area.

The 12-inch pipe broke shortly before 4:30 a.m. near 8th Street and Cochran Avenue.

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Los Angeles Department of Water and Power crews have shut off water in the immediate area.

Repairs are projected to take around eight hours.

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The intersection will remain closed until further notice.