Boil-water order in effect in Fox River Grove

May 10, 2012 8:59:01 AM PDT
Residents in Fox River Grove are being told to boil their water after three water mains broke within a few hours of each other.

It is not known what caused the mains to fail.

The first one broke at 4 p.m. Wednesday afternoon on South River Road.

Another main on Ridgeland Street failed around 7 p.m. Wednesday night, followed by another on Northwest Highway around 10 p.m.

Residents are urged to boil their water for at least 5 minutes before using it until at least Friday morning.