Sewer Main Break Near Lake Murray


By News Department

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WOLO) -- Town officials are working to repair a sewer main break on Highway 378 West at the Horse Creek Bridge.

An independent contractor conducting soil bore tests in the area struck the line causing the break.

A undetermined amount of sewer entered into Lake Murray. A cleanup is underway.

Samples will be taken in the affected area.

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control was notified of the incident.

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