Broken sewage pipe leaking into a Gloucester Township lake

    UPDATE: 5:45 p.m.

    Joe Green of the Gloucester County Times has more details on what happened with that spill

    Officials estimate 26,000 gallons of deisel fuel leaked into waterways shared by Gloucester and Washington townships after a gasket to two underground tanks became dislodged.

    Gloucester County Times’ Jessica Beym reported today that a broken pipe in Washington Lake Park is leaking thousands of gallons of sewage.

    Gloucester Township employees and the county’s utilities authority are trying to figure out wherte the spillage is coming from. 

    Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

    Help us get to 100% of our membership goal to support the reporters covering our region, the producers bringing you great local programs and the educators who teach all our children.