Residents in Ingol spent hours without water

Residents in an area of Preston spent the day without water after a water main burst

Friday, 11th January 2019, 6:38 pm
Updated Friday, 11th January 2019, 6:54 pm
United Utilitirs in attendance after a burst water main in Ingol, Preston.Pic credit: Lynn Fahy

Engineers traced the problem to Dovedale Avnue in Ingol, where a faulty valve issue was identified.

They were on site throughout the afternoon, trying to tackle the problem.

A spokesperson for United Utilities said the company had been working hard to get the water supplies back on and thanked residents for continued patience.

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The company received nine calls into the contact centre reporting a problem.

United Utilities apologised for any inconvenience caused by this temporary disruption and the issue has now been resolved.