Boil water alert issued in Starke

Crews working on broken water line

Author: Stacey Readout, Executive Producer, sreadout@wjxt.com
Published On: Feb 27 2014 09:59:41 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 27 2014 04:17:04 PM EST
STARKE, Fla. -

The city of Starke issued a precautionary boil water advisory Thursday following a broken water line on Edwards Road.

All water was turned off in the city, according to the Bradford County Sheriff's Office.

Crews were working on repairs, which were expected to last through the afternoon.

Once the line is fixed, officials do not want anyone drinking the water.

The areas affected by the advisory are Call Street East to State Road 230, State Road 100 West to city of Starke limits, south of Call Street on County Road 301 and S.R. 100, or anywhere else that may have lost water.