HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A boil water alert has been issued for the St. Thomas Water Association in Hinds County. According to the Mississippi State Department of Health, the notice affects 480 customers.
Water system officials said the system lost pressure because of one or more line breaks.
Health officials recommend customers boil their water for one minute before it is consumed.
The water system will be notified when tests show that the water is safe to drink.