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First of three water samples come back negative

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By Gilannie Pangburn

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Tim Brown general manager of the Kent county water authority confirmed with ABC 6 News that the samples of water taken on Sunday September 22, 2013 have come back negative.

Monday morning's results will be in sometime Tuesday.

In order to end the boil water order, three test need to come back negative for E-Coli.

Until then families and business must continue to boil their water.

For more information on this boil water advisory please visit the follow sites listed below.

Kent county water authority: http://www.kentcountywater.org/news.aspx

Rhode Island health department: http://www.ri.gov/press/view/20344

ABC 6 News will bring you the latest as information becomes available.

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