CLINTON — Customers served by Clinton’s water system are advised to boil the water they use for drinking or food preparation, officials said Friday.
A contractor installing fiber optic cable broke a water main and might have affected the quality of the water.
Water intended for drinking, brushing teeth, making ice and preparing foods should be disinfected by boiling it for a minute before use, officials said.
The advisory will be lifted when the state health officials determine the water is safe.
through additional tests on water samples.
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