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Water main break causes plaster to fall from ArtsGarden

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to a piece of fallen concrete at 3:35 p.m. from the Indianapolis ArtsGarden.

However, representatives stated that it was actually a piece of plaster caused by a water main break.

Simon released the following statement on the incident:

This afternoon, the ArtsGarden experienced a water main break under the floor, which caused a section of plaster on the exterior underside flooring to come loose over the intersection of Washington and Illinois Streets. IMPD immediately secured the area, and the loosened material was removed to ensure the safety of drivers and pedestrians. We want to reassure our visitors that this leak does not pose a danger to those in or around the ArtsGarden, and will be repaired promptly.”

Police were unaware of any injuries.