FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Laurel – November 22, 2012: Crews from the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) are working to repair a 16-inch water main break at 10305 New Orchard Drive, Largo, Maryland in Prince George's County. Five-hundred, ninety-six (596) customers are currently without service. WSSC has set up a water station at the corner of New Orchard Drive and Butterworth Lane to give six-gallon cases of water to area residents affected by the break.
The break was first reported at approximately 4:30 this morning. There is no estimate at this time as to how long repairs will take. This pipe was installed in 1974.