12/31/2014 08:30 EST | Updated 03/02/2015 05:59 EST

Plateau water main break closes Papineau, Laurier avenues

A water main break in the Plateau-Mont-Royal borough has forced the closure of sections of Papineau and Laurier avenues.

- Papineau Avenue: Closed between St. Joseph Boulevard and Masson Street.

- Laurier Avenue: Closed between Marquette Street and Papineau Avenue.

Montreal police said there is a lot of water on the roads in the area. 

Crews are on site and working to repair the break.