SACRAMENTO -Highway 99in Sacramentowas closed in both directionsWednesday morning after a water main broke at 2:25 a.m., flooding the freeway.

The water main broke at12th Avenue and Franklin Blvd., causing water to flowonto Highway 99.

Southbound traffic was being diverted at 12th Ave. while northbound traffic was being divertedatFruitridge Rd.

The northbound direction of Highway 99 was reopened around 6:37 a.m. and the southbound sideopened around 8:10a.m.

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