Boil order issued in Weirton

WEIRTON – A boil order has been issued for all residents and businesses on Wood Street, Grant Street and the 200 and 300 blocks of Marland Heights Road in Weirton.

The boil order was issued by the Weirton Area Water Board following a line break on Marland Heights Road in the downtown area of Weirton today.

Crews have been working to repair the line break and refill the water system in the affected area, but are warning residents and businesses not to use water without boiling it for at least 48 hours. This includes water for drinking, making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes, bathing and food preparation.