Water leak discovered at Hamilton County Jail

Water leak discovered at Hamilton County Jail

September 8th, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

The Hamilton County Jail

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

CHATTANOOGA, TN -- Hamilton County Jail staff discovered water damage in both the Corrections Training Room and the Commissary area of the Hamilton County Jail building early Saturday morning around 6:30 a.m.

The staff was advised that some construction work being done in the immediate area surrounding the jail resulted in a underground water leak.

After consultation between Tennessee American Water Company and other utility companies, the damaged water main is being repaired and this will not affect the water supply to the Hamilton County Jail.

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