Raw Sewage Seeps Into Waterway

Raw sewage is gushing into a waterway in Hyde County, after a sewer line rupture.

State Water Quality officials say, the rupture happened on a sewer line near the Swan Quarter Bay in Hyde County. The spill is ongoing, officials, say, with 28,000 gallons of untreated sewage released so far.

Officials have posted a swimming advisory for Swan Quarter Bay, upstream of the Swan Quarter Ferry canal entrance, because of the waste in the water.

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