Water Bottles Handed Out to Flint, Michigan, Residents as Crisis Continues

Residents were told to drink bottled or filtered water after the city's water supply became contaminated with lead.
1:38 | 01/12/16

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Transcript for Water Bottles Handed Out to Flint, Michigan, Residents as Crisis Continues
In the east to be clean water. By early afternoon more than 200 people had already passed workstation six all of them grateful but also frustrated. Can't drink the war won't produce you know to me like that into water bills. You know so that's no longer work this is a band day the app called a quick takes. All five fire stations are open from 9 in the morning and till nine at night and manned by Red Cross volunteers. Laurie Stater Patterson a volunteer from Lansing has been working almost nonstop since yesterday. Think it is can't be the hardest where they young men that have come through that didn't have a clue about what's going and they've been drinking the water all along. They didn't have any idea. That there were problems with the excellent modern. That that can't be the hardest. All local water distribution sites in Flint are handing out water filters replacement cartridges bottled water and lead testing kits for the water. But here at Flint fire station number six which we've been told is the busiest and they constantly have to replenish their supplies. We don't do any at the ordering and we don't. Really know a lot about what's happening we're just here to get people what they need plan. We possibly can as quickly as the plant sticky. Is water resource sites open seven days a week. But some people waiting in line told us the sudden barrage of relief efforts is too little too late. Losing just died you know he's singled for the long. But he did they failed to tell people with moral and be good sickened stuff and now you'll ninety coming Kelly it'll instrument so long time ago.

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