Boil order lifted for residents of Earle after water supply tests free of E. coli

Boil order lifted for residents of Earle after water supply tests free of E. coli

EARLE, Ark. (WMC) - The Arkansas Department of Health has lifted a boil order for residents of Earle.

The “Boil Water” notice was issued Wednesday after E. coli was found in the distribution system.

According to state health officials, samples take Wednesday and Thursday were free from contamination indicating that the system had been sufficiently disinfected.

Earle’s water supply is now considered safe for human consumption.

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