Hundreds affected by boil water advisory in Stone Co.

Hundreds affected by boil water advisory in Stone Co.

STONE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A water pump failure has placed more than 600 people in Stone County under a boil water advisory.

A Stone County Utility Authority spokesperson said the advisory includes homes and businesses under the Big Level Utility Association.

The boil water notice started Tuesday and will continue until further notice, the spokesperson said.

Those affected should boil their water for at least one minute before drinking, brushing teeth, or washing food.

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