Boil water alert issued for some in Pontotoc County

A precautionary boil water notice has been issued for customers of the Houlka-Washington Ext in Pontotoc County.

Posted: Jul 18, 2018 12:36 PM

PONTOTOC COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A precautionary boil water notice has been issued for customers of the Houlka-Washington Ext in Pontotoc County. 

The notice was issued Tuesday, July 17. 

This affects approximately 575 customers who are served by the water provider. 

This is due to a system-wide pressure loss due to one or more line breaks. 

Those affected are urged to boil their water for one minute before consuming. 

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