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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane County Fire crews are at the scene of a water tower that's leaking gallons and gallons of water and they can't figure out how to get it to shut off. It started about 4:30 Tuesday morning at an Industrial Park at Fifth and Euclid, just off Sullivan Ave.

According to fire crews at the scene, a water pump inside the tower won't turn off, and is pumping water continuously. It's actually created a large puddle beneath the water tower.

Fire crews say if they turn the pump off, it will shut off water to the entire industrial park.

Right now it's not clear how they will get the water to stop. 

 

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