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Water contamination alert for Holmes County water system

HOLMES COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The West Hill Water Association of in Holmes County has issued a potential contamination alert  involving a backflow incident.

The association is asking that customers to not DRINK or BATHE in your tap water until further notice. Customers should also take precautions with pets and other animals who consume the water.

Until further notice, use only bottled water for drinking and all other household activities including bathing, laundry, dishwashing, and cooking.

No illnesses from this contamination have been reported. However, if you do experience unusual physical symptoms please call your physician.

For further information, contact Mac Wigley at 662-834-3082 after 5:00 p.m., Sara Ellis at 601-940-5358 or 662-834-3973 after 5:00 p.m. or John Ellington at 662-770-9011.

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