Boil water advisory issued in Perry County

Herald Staff

August 14, 2013

HAZARD—-A boil water advisory has been issued for several areas in Perry County.

According to the advisory released by the City of Hazard on Wednesday, the following areas are included: Jakes Fork Road in Bulan and from AutoZone on Village Lane to the Hazard Motel on Dawhare Drive, including Independence Drive.

Residents living in these areas are advised to boil their water prior to use, as a potential for bacterial contamination exists due to a main line water break. The advisory will remain in effect until the threat has been eliminated, and samples shoe that the water quality has returned to acceptable standards.