News

Saddle Brook Officials Issue Boil Water Advisory

FILE - Water comes to a boil on a gas stove. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

FILE – Water comes to a boil on a gas stove. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

TRI-STATE NEWS HEADLINES

From our newsroom to your inbox weekday mornings at 9AM.
Sign Up

SADDLE BROOK, N.J. (CBSnewYork) — A boil water advisory was in effect for Saddle Brook on Thursday night.

Officials say the water supply is contaminated with two types of bacteria, E. coli and fecal coliform, CBS 2 reported. The problem should be fixed by Friday night.

Until then, residents should boil water for three minutes, then let it cool before drinking, cooking, washing dishes or brushing teeth.

The cause of the contamination is under investigation.

You May Also Be Interested In These Stories