Gibraltar under boil water advisory due to water main break

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A water main break in Gibraltar has forced the city to to issue a boil water advisory for residents.

According to officials from the city, a water main broke at Jefferson and Woodruff Monday morning and the alert was issued for residents.

Police say the water may be discolored and said Department of Public Works is working on fixing the break. 

It's not known how long it will take to be completed but residents should boil water until further notice.