Some Orangeburg Department of Public Utilities water customers in the Belleville Road area are under a boil water advisory.
The advisory applies to customers from 1995 Belleville Road to the intersection of Belleville Road and Cherry Lane, including Novice Pond Road, Palmetto Parkway, Rhododendron Drive, Woodlawn Drive, Willow Drive, Oakwood Drive, Boxelder Street, Crestwood Drive, Lamar Road, Palmer Drive, Bramble Lane, Tulip Lane, Bonneville Drive, Beech Drive, Hickory Drive, Cherry Lane and Blossom Road.
DPU announced Monday that customers in the area are advised to vigorously boil their water for at least one full minute prior to cooking or drinking.
Also, any water customers in the vicinity of the affected area who have lost water and water pressure are also advised to boil their water.
DPU’s Water Division has experienced a 10-inch water main break in the area. DPU is working to correct the problem.
Water customers should continue to boil their water until notified by DPU.
For more information, call DPU’s Water Division at 803-268-4404 or, if after hours, 803-268-4000.