UPDATE: 6/24/21: The Town of Iota has lifted its boil advisory.

IOTA, La. (KLFY) Residents and businesses in the Town of Iota will be experiencing a lack of water due to a major leak.

Town officials say the entire water system has been shut off as of late Monday evening.

When the leak is repaired, a boil advisory will be in place and remain in effect until notification from the Dept. of Health & Hospitals – Office of Public Health that it is safe to drink again.