Massive water main break in DeKalb County A water main break in DeKalb County has been causing flooding on Buford Highway since before 4:30 a.m. Wednesday. The break is impacting schools, hospitals, businesses and other services across the county, which is under a boil water advisory. A boil water advisory is a public health measure that suggests the possibility of bacterial contamination in the water system. Residents are urged to boil and conserve water to protect themselves from any potential health ha

UPS says deliveries continue amid water main break

UPS said it is continuing to make deliveries as normal after the water main break on Buford Highway in DeKalb County on Wednesday morning.

“We’re operating business as usual with no reports of delays,” according to UPS spokesman Matt O’Connor.

Water began flowing onto Buford Highway just north of I-285 before 4:30 a.m.

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