HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — A boil water advisory has been issued for the Town of Terry.
According to the Mississippi State Department of Heath’s website, the boil water notice affects about 1,942 customers.
The advisory is for residents in Terry who receive their drinking water from their water supply in Hinds County.
MSDH said there was a system-wide pressure loss because of one or more line breaks.
Health officials consider any system that loses pressure contaminated until tests prove otherwise. Health officials strongly recommend that all water be boiled vigorously for one minute before it’s consumed.
Get updates about this water alert or tips on the on what to do under a boil water advisory, check the MSDH’s website.