Northwest Kemper issues water alert

KEMPER COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - Northwest Kemper Water Association has issued a Boil Water Notice for some of its customers.

The system had a loss of pressure due to a broken water main.

The areas affected are Gibson Road, Mt. Pleasant Road and Davis-Ishee-Allen Road.

The water association says water for drinking and cooking should be boiled vigorously for at least a minute in case contaminants got in the lines.