27,000 gallon wastewater overflow reported in Charlotte

27,000 gallon wastewater overflow reported in Charlotte
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - An estimated 27,000 gallon wastewater overflow was reported in Charlotte Sunday afternoon.

Charlotte Water crews responded to a wastewater overflow near 4100 Oakdale Road.

An estimated 27,000 gallons reached Long Creek in the Catawba River Watershed.

The overflow was caused by a leak in the temporary pipes while crews replaced the pipe that broke earlier this week.

No further information was released.

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