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Yes, More Water Main Breaks: Hollywood & Hollywood Hills

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A Thursday night water main break in the Hollywood Hills left about 20 people without water through this morning, reports the Daily News. The six-inch main burst in the Mount Olympus area in the Hollywood Hills affecting about 20 customers. No streets were closed.

Then around 4:20 a.m. this morning, an eight-inch pipe broken near Paramount Studios, says the LA Times. The break on Van Ness between Melrose and Lemon Grove has prompted the closure of southbound traffic. Four customers lost water service.