VIDEO: Water main break creates massive geyser in Pearl

A boil water alert is now in effect.

Water main break creates massive geyser in Pearl

PEARL, Miss. (WLBT) - A water main break in Pearl created a massive geyser Thursday afternoon.

Public works responded to the break near the corner of St. Paul Street and Penner Street.

Greg Flynn with the City of Peal says the water main break was discovered around 4 p.m. Thursday. After several hours water was restored to the area.

A boil water notice has been issued for the area. If you are affected you should boil your water for one minute before consuming.

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