Murphysboro under boil water advisory

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UPDATE:

The boil water order in the city of Murphysboro has been lifted in select areas: all of Hatties Drive, Bishop Drive, Cochran Road, and North 20th from Illinois Ave to Cochran Road. 

The order was issued due to a water main break.

Original Story:

MURPHYSBORO, IL -- The Murphysboro Water Department has issued a boil water order at 7:00 p.m. until further notice. This affects all customers living on Hatties Drive, Bishop Drive, Cochran Road, and North 20th from Illinois Avenue to Cochran Road.

The cause has been determined to be a broken water main.

The Murphysboro Water Department is working quickly to repair the damage.

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