12-inch water main breaks in Pearl; boil water alert issued

12-inch water main breaks in Pearl; boil water alert issued
A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl

PEARL, Miss. (WLBT) - Residents on Reynolds Street should boil water before use until further notice.

A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl
A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl

Crews have repaired a 12-inch water main that broke late Wednesday night in front of Pearl Lower Elementary School on Mary Ann Drive.

A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl
A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl
A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl
A 12-inch water main broke in Pearl prompting a boil water alert. Source: City of Pearl

Mary Ann Drive in front of the school will remain closed for several days as city crews work to repair the heavily damaged section of the road.

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