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Updated Sep 14, 2013 - 12:53 pm

'Boil water advisory' issued in Buckeye

BUCKEYE, Ariz. -- Residents in an Arizona community are being asked to boil their water after E. Coli was discovered in two water samples.

KSAZ-TV reports that Valencia Water Company's drinking water tested positive for coliform during routine testing.

The company issued a boil water advisory for Buckeye, Ariz. on Friday, and said it is working on fixing the problem.

Residents in Buckeye are being asked to boil their water after their water provider discovered E. Coli in two water samples.

Several restaurants in Buckeye have closed up shop amid the boiling warning.

Consumers are advised to boil any water that will be used for drinking, washing dishes or bathing until further notice.


Information from: KSAZ-TV,

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