Flooding Shuts Down Date Palm Drive

Broken Water Main Floods Date Palm Drive Near 33rd Avenue

Timothy Kiley, Assistant News Director, timothy.kiley@kesq.com
POSTED: 10:07 AM PST Nov 07, 2012    UPDATED: 07:18 PM PST Nov 06, 2012 
CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. -

A broken water main has flooded Date Palm Drive near 33rd Avenue in Cathedral City according to Cathedral City Police. 

The water has been shut off, but only one northbound lane is open until tomorrow morning.  Cleanup had lanes shut down for several hours Tuesday afternoon.

A construction crew installing underground utilities struck a water main just after 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.