Sewer overflow reported in Austell on Sunday
by Damon Poirier
September 03, 2014 12:31 AM | 1787 views | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A wastewater manhole overflow, resulting in an estimated 380 gallons discharged into a creek, occurred at 12:59 p.m. on Sunday, at 325 Six Flags Drive in Austell. The overflow was stopped at 3:50 p.m.

Water system workers observed that sewage had run down the hill into the creek covering a 30-foot long and 20-foot wide area. Workers flushed the line with water using a jet machine and cleaned up the spill area with lime.

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