Lightning strike causes boil water advisory

Published: Jul. 5, 2011 at 12:19 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 11, 2011 at 4:01 AM EDT
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Posted by Craig Pollock - email

MILLTOWN, IN (WAVE) - Customers in the Blue River Regional Water District are under a Boil Water Advisory until further notice.

Water officials say lightning struck a metal fence and traveled to the water pipes, causing damage.

Until the pipes can be repaired, residents are being asked to boil their water before drinking or cooking with it.

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