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Crash involving fire hydrant may cause water discoloration for Holt-area residents

Posted: 11:46 AM, Aug 30, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-30 15:46:04Z

Some residents in Holt may notice some water discoloration. The Ingham County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that there was a crash early Tuesday morning involving a fire hydrant, which is what may cause the discoloration.

The sheriff’s office is recommending that residents who notice water discoloration to perform a cold water flush.

To do this, the department says to open all of the cold water fixtures and flush each toilet at least one time. Ru the cold water fixtures for at least five minutes. This also includes water from refrigerator water dispensers.