Hattiesburg lifts boil water notice after water main rupture - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

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Hattiesburg lifts boil water notice after water main rupture

Crews work to repair water line. Photo Credit WDAM Crews work to repair water line. Photo Credit WDAM
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

The City of Hattiesburg has lifted a boil water notice issued for parts of the city affected by a water main rupture. 

The water main break was contained late Tuesday night after the rupture earlier that morning. 

The outage affected about 30 residents. 

Crews are still working to repair the road where the rupture occurred. 

The scene: 

Railroad contractors worked to connect a communications line between the cities of Gulfport and Jackson, which caused the rupture, according to a news release issued by the city of Hattiesburg. 

The ruptured water line is located on the corner of East 7th and J.D. Randolph street. 

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