Crews respond to ‘large’ water main break in Carterville

Crews respond to ‘large’ water main break in Carterville
Carterville water customers are under a boil water order until further notice. (Source: KFVS)

CARTERVILLE, Ill. (KFVS) - City officials are warning of a large water main break in Carterville, Illinois.

The city posted an alert about the water main break around 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22.

The break is located at the corner of east Grand and Walnut.

To repair the system, the city says it had to completely shut it down.

As of 11 a.m., water was restored and pressure was slowly building.

Carterville water customers are under a boil water order until further notice.

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