HSE checking if Lough Talt water caused sickness

The HSE is investigating if people in the south Sligo area have become sick because of water from the Lough Talt Supply.

It comes as Irish Water has announced another extension of the Boil Water Notice there.

The notice is already in operation for almost six months.

Anthony Skeffington, Irish Water’s regional operations manger, says public health is the Number 1 concern: