CMUD: 600 gal reach Lake Norman after pipe breaks - WBTV 3 News, Weather, Sports, and Traffic for Charlotte, NC

CMUD: 600 gal reach Lake Norman after pipe breaks

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LAKE NORMAN, NC (WBTV) -

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Utility Department (CMUD) crews responded to a broken wastewater pipe serving Satilla Drive in Cornelius Wednesday afternoon.

Officials said an estimated 600 gallons reached Lake Norman. A crew got to the spill within 15 minutes and took appropriate steps to repair the pipe and clean the area.

No dead fish were found associated with this overflow, the official report states.

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