'Everything downstairs is ruined': Homes flooded with water after main bursts

A burst water main has wreaked havoc in eastern Melbourne.

Residents in Kilsyth were left with flooded homes and streets overnight.

Some houses were inundated with water said to be ankle deep.

Residents in Kilsyth have been left with flooded homes – and streets, after a water main burst. Source: 7News
Some homes and streets were inundated after a water main burst in Kilsyth. Source: 7 News.

Kim Drew told 7News parts of her property, including her backyard and garage, were partially under water.

“Everything downstairs is ruined, ” Ms Drew said.

Resident Kim Drew speaking about how much water has come onto her property. Source: 7News

Fire crews and police responded overnight.

It is not known what caused the main to burst.