Boil order issued on Marland Heights

WEIRTON – Residents in the area of Barone Drive in Weirton are under a boil order following a water line break Wednesday afternoon.

The boil order affects those in the 1100 blocks of both Barone Drive and Courtland Road.

The line break occurred in the 1100 block of Barone Drive, according to information provided by the Weirton Area Water Board. In such instances, state and federal guidelines require a boil order of at least 24 hours to be enacted while water is tested for possible contamination.

Those affected by the line break are advised to boil their water, or use bottled water, for drinking, making ice, brushing teeth, washing dishes, bathing and food preparation until further notice.

For more information contact Sam Stoneking Jr., Chuck Tenaglio, or Scott Klar at (304) 797-8566.