DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS(100821)-MASSIVE WATER LEAK AT AN ODESSA WATER TOWER

Odessa, Texas/October 8, 2021-(Voice of Raymundo-Witness)

On Thursday, October 7th at approximately 4:30pm Odessa Police, Odessa Fire Rescue and the City of Odessa Water Department responded to the Odessa water tower located 93rd street and Rainbow.

(Thomas Kerr, Director of Public Works and Utilities-City of Odessa)

City of Odessa  Water Department officials isolated the tank and closed the valve so that water was not feeding into the tower from the system.

(Thomas Kerr, Director of Public Works and Utilities-City of Odessa)

Several City of Odessa Water Department workers were injured during water leak.

(Thomas Kerr, Director of Public Works and Utilities-City of Odessa)

It Is believed that the age and fatigue of the coupling fitting was the cause of the rupture and water leak.

For DRB MEDIA COMMUNICATIONS DIGITAL NEWS, Danny Barrera

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Author: Danny Barrera