Some customers may experience water discoloration after line repair in Asheville

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ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) City of Asheville officials said a water supply line repair has led to some customers experiencing discolored water.

According to city officials, the line repair was made on North Fork Road from Cragmont Road to North Fork Left Fork Road.

Around 50 customers who live near that area remain under a boiled water advisory as a precaution.

City officials said the water discoloration is expected to last until the end of the week and said City of Asheville water is safe to drink.

According to the release, customers are advised to run cold water for 5 to 10 minutes or until the water runs clear.

Thank you for your patience. City Staff are vigorously working to resolve the issue related to this repair, from the release.

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