SOUTHMAYD, Texas (KTEN) — Heads up if you get your water from the City of Southmayd:  A boil order is in effect.

The alert was prompted by the failure of a water well pump.

Water for drinking, cooking and making ice should be boiled before consumption. Utility officials will notify customers when the order is lifted.

Southmayd boil water notice issued on September 5, 2022.