UPDATE: Crews from Tennessee American water have repaired the water main break that disrupted service and traffic Thursday morning in East Ridge.

Affected customers are urged to run high-volume cold water faucets for a few minutes (such as a bathtub) to clear the lines.

PREVIOUS STORY: A water main broke early Thursday morning in East Ridge.

It is on Ringgold Road near the Ace Hardware store. 

Tennessee American Water is on site working to fix the issue.

Channel 3 will keep you updated with this developing story.