Homes and businesses in Penwortham have been hit by water problems this afternoon.
United Utilities have received complaints that water is not coming out of taps or is coming out much slower than usual.
A statement from United Utilities reads: “We’ve been out to see what might be causing this and found a technical fault on our water mains network near to Penwortham Carvan Park.
“We’ve already got a team of engineers on site who are working hard to repair the fault and we will update this message if anything changes.
“We’re sorry for the trouble this may be causing you and we will get your taps flowing normally again as quickly as we can.”