Boil water order after water main break in Benton, Ill.

Boil order issued after 6 water main breaks in Benton, Ill.

BENTON, Ill. (KFVS) - The City of Benton, Illinois Water Department repaired a water main break on West Bond Street.

According to the City of Benton, the water main burst on during the morning hours of Saturday, July 13.

Craig Miles head of the water department for the City of Benton said there were six water breaks caused by the one on Bond St. It was a chain reaction.

Crews worked from 7 a.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday to fix the breaks.

A boil order is in effect for Benton residents on Maple from Grayson to Bond and on Bond from North Main to Election TFN.

FRANKLIN CO. EMA: Reminder- A BOIL ORDER is in effect for Benton residents on Maple from Grayson to Bond AND on Bond from N Main to Election TFN.

Posted by Franklin County Emergency Management Agency on Sunday, July 14, 2019

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