BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) – Roughly 13,000 gallons of untreated wastewater reached a tributary of Persimmon Swamp on Sunday, in step with Brunswick County Public Utilities.
Officers say the sewage discharge came about at 1 County Manner in Carolina Shores.
“The sanitary sewer overflow (SSO) started within the past due morning of November 21, 2021, after a failure of an uninterrupted energy provide (UPS). Group of workers was once dispatched and came upon the overflow at roughly 1:30 p.m.,” Brunswick County Public Utilities said in a information unencumber. “Upon arrival team of workers in an instant avoided the overflow and changed the erroneous UPS.”
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