Columbia, SC (WLTX) A boil water advisory has been issued for the Caughman Road area.
The City of Columbia has experienced a ten-inch water line break that could possibly result in bacterial contamination.
The areas effected include, the water customers of Caughman road from Hazelwood road to Benson road. This includes Pressley st., Hazelwood road, Trailwood Lane, Charles Towne Drive, Ashley's Place, Caughman Ridge road, Sunview Circle and Benson Road. All are located in Richland County.
Residents in these areas are encouraged to boil their water for at least one minute prior to drinking or cooking.
Also any ice made from water that has not been boiled should be thrown out.
The City of Columbia Water Works is presently working to correct the problem.