Some homes near AC Flora High School under boil water advisory

January 8, 2014 

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COLUMBIA, SC A broken 6-inch water main has prompted the Columbia Water Works to issue a boil water advisory for some homes near Trenholm Road and Beltline Boulevard.

Residents on East Buchanan Drive from Parkman Drive to Beltline Boulevard and on Brentwood Drive between Eastwood Drive and East Buchanan Drive are urged to boil water at least 60 seconds before using in food preparation, for drinking or making ice cubes.

Water authorities are working to fix the water main. Resident will be notified when the water is safe to drink without boiling.

-- staff reports

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