Planned water outage in Lake Waccamaw

LAKE WACCAMAW, NC (WWAY) — Residents of Lake Waccamaw can expect water outages and closed roads on today.

A leaking water main is causing a planned water outage for those on the Lake Waccamaw Water System.

Fire Tower Road from E. Old Highway 74/76 to U.S. 74/75 will be closed, including all of Wananish Ave.

The Division of Water Resources is advising everyone in the area to boil water for human and pet consumption for at least one minute before using it. They are also recommending using bottled water.

The advisory is in effect until further notice.

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