Panama City Officials Clean Up Sewer Spill

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Officials are cleaning up a big mess in downtown Panama City after a sewer spill.

According to WJHG TV, a broken pipe sent 25,000 gallons of raw sewage into the streets yesterday morning.

Bay County Health Department officials warn residents not to swim in Massalina Bayou because of possible exposure to contaminated sewage.

It took crews eight hours to stop the leak.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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  • by meaghan Location: dothan on Jan 24, 2008 at 08:24 AM
    eww thats gross!!!!!
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