Major water outage affecting some Muskingum County customers

Local News

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio–The Muskingum County Water Department is working to repair a water main break that has left many without service in the Olde Falls Road area.

Don Madden with the Water Department said that a 10 inch water transmission line was leaking near the Licking River.

He said crews are working to make repairs to the line which occurred around 5 p.m. Monday.

Madden said the water outage is affecting those in the Olde Falls Road area west to Jersey Ridge Road.

He said once water is restored a boil advisory will be in effect for those customers who lost water service until further notice.