CLEARWATER - Water service for some residents and businesses in the Clearwater area will remain off until later tonight.
Pinellas County officials announced about 7 p.m. that a water main leak discovered Wednesday afternoon at McMullen Booth Road just north of the railroad tracks near northeast Coachman Road had worsened.
"Water will need to be shut off immediately in order for work crews to make repairs," according to the press release.
Water service is expected to be restored by 11 p.m., March 13.
Homes and businesses impacted are in the area south of Sunset Point Road, east of U.S. 19, north of State Road 590 and west of McMullen Booth Road.