UPDATE – Meansville Riley Road Water Company officials said the issue with the water was corrected and the water is safe to drink.
PAULINE, S.C. (WSPA) – Officials with the Meansville Riley Road Water Company said customers in some areas should stop drinking their water due to high levels of chlorine.
According to the company, a chlorine booster pump malfunctioned and higher than normal amounts chlorine were put into the water system.
MRWC customers in Pauline, West Springs, Buffalo and Jonesville should not drink their water but the company says it is fine to use the water for bathing and washing dishes.
The company is flushing their water system to lower the amounts of chlorine in the system.
They said the problem should be fixed by Tuesday.