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Boil Water Advisory in East Iceland Town

Residents of Neskaupsstaður, East Iceland have been told to boil their water due to elevated levels of bacteria, RÚV reports. A notice on the Fjarðarbyggð municipality website asks residents to boil water “at least for vulnerable individuals, young children and those who are ill.”

Neskaupsstaður reservoir was emptied last week as a result of a breakdown, making water shortage a possibility in the town.

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