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Summerville residents asked to avoid creeks following spill

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) -

Public works officials are asking Summerville residents to avoid a number of creeks following a sanitary sewer overflow on Thursday.

Officials say the overflow happened Thursday morning at 145 Burton Ave. in the Oakbrook area. Repairs have been completed but the run-off from the spill entered Chandler Bridge Creek near the Bridges of Summerville.

According to officials, Chandler Bridge Creek, Eagle Creek and possibly portions of Ashley River near Kings Grant may be affected by the spill.

Residents are advised to avoid the waters in those areas.

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