Perth street in lockdown after water main bursts

Photo: Sarah Brookes
Photo: Sarah Brookes

A SUBURBAN Perth street is in lockdown after a water main burst this morning spewing rocks, mud and thousands of litres of water into the air.

A river of water can be seen running down Clayton Road and a nearby house outside the Boya Community Hub.

Photo: Sarah Brookes

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services, Shire of Mundaring staff and the Water Corporation are at the scene.

Photo: Sarah Brookes

Police have blocked off all roads at the Scott Street roundabout in Boya.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area.