City Officials Issue Boil Water Notice After Main Water Break

Update 5:50 p.m.:

Lynchburg, VA - The city of Lynchburg has issued a boil water notice after a water main break Thursday afternoon.

The break was caused by a contractor installing guardrails along Old Forest Road.

You can see the list of areas affected here.


Lynchburg, VA - Lynchburg city officials say crews are working to fix a water main that broke Thursday afternoon.

They say a contractor broke the main line off Old Forest Rd.

It seems to be widespread, but they have no idea how many places have been affected and are without water.

We'll bring you updates as we get them.