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Columbia, SC (WLTX) The City of Columbia has issued a boil water advisory for residents in the Chapin area.

Water customers who live in the 100 block of Amicks Ferry road, Zion Church road, Broomstraw road, Huffield road, Virginia Street and Turkey Point subdivision, are being advised to boil their water for at least one minute prior to cooking or drinking.

The city of Columbia has experienced a six inch water main break in the 100 block of Amicks Ferry road. This could result in bacterial comtamination of the water.

The City of Columbia water works is presently working to correct the problem.

If you have any questions you can call the customer care call center at (803) 545-3300.