Mascoutah water main repaired, boil order in effect

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by KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 11:42 AM

Updated Tuesday, Jul 15 at 4:33 PM

Mascoutah, Ill. (KMOV) -- A water main break that occurred in Mascoutah Tuesday morning leaving thousands of residents without water has been repaired.

Officials say a boil order is in effect for the next 48 hours.

The break occurred at about 10:00 a.m. on Railway and Poplar Street.

According to a news release, the source of the break was a main that feeds the water tower, which regulates water pressure.

 

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