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Hinesville Master Pump Station backup generator failed, minimize use of water

HINESVILLE, GA (WTOC) -

The City of Hinesville is asking those who evacuated to not re-enter the city until further notice.

There are multiple trees and power lines down, making the roads dangerous and even impassable.

Additionally, the Hinesville Master Pump Station is down due to a power outage. The station’s backup generator has failed.

The city is asking citizens to minimize their use of water until further notice. 

The City of Hinesville tweeted, they will be restricting traffic through Liberty County. Only emergency service personnel will be let through, at this time. 

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