Bossier Parish, LA (KMSS) — A boil advisory has been issued for parts of Bossier Parish.
Earlier this morning, the Benton Water System experience a water main break on the west side of Palmetto Road jus tsouth of Old Palmetto Road.
This braek has resulted in an interruption of service for all Benton Water System customers.
A contractor will begin making repairs this morning and is expected to take the remainder of the day to complete.
Once the system is back in service, samples will be taken and tests will be performed by the Department of Health and Hospitals.
The testing process takes 48 hours in order to receive the results.
A boil advisory will be in place until the water samples are cleared.
KMSS will update you as soon as more information becomes available.