Boil Water Advisory Issued For Some McCormick County, Edgefield County Residents

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MCCormick County, SC (WJBF) – WJBF News Channel 6 has learned that a Boil Water Advisory has been issued for some McCormick County and Edgefield County residents.

The McCormick County Water & Sewer has issued a boil water advisory for customers on Highway 378 East and all roads off of Highway 378 East.

An 8-inch water main break has been repaired but dirt or debris may have entered the drinking water system due to the breakage located on U.S. Highway 378 East. The break has now been repaired.

Residents are urged to vigorously boil water for at least one minute before consuming for the next 24 hours.

Also any ice made from water that has not been boiled should not be used for drinking purposes. The Advisory will end on Tuesday, at 4:00 p.m.

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