Norton, Barberton schools closed after water main break; boil alert issued

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SUMMIT COUNTY, Ohio — A large water main break in Barberton has resulted in a boil alert and the closure of Barberton City Schools and Norton City Schools.

The main campus of Lake Erie College is also closed due to the water main break and power outages. St. Augustine Catholic School in Barberton is also closed.

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According to the Barberton Water Department, the break happened Tuesday evening.

Anyone who gets water from the Barberton Water Department, including customers in Norton, should boil water until further notice.

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