The City of Claremont experienced a sanitary sewer spill Thursday (April 10) due to pipe failure caused from heavy erosion.
The spill occurred on the 3000 block of Phifer Street and consisted of approximately 2,000 gallons. The overflow was discharged into an unnamed tributary of Lyle Creek.
The Mooresville Regional Office of the Division of Water Quality was notified. The spill had no negative impact on the environment.
For more information, call the City of Claremont Public Utilities Department at 828-466-7255.