Sewers Overflow In One West Deptford Neighborhood

Sewers Overflow In One West Deptford Neighborhood

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WEST DEPTFORD, N.J. -

Neighbors on Meadowcroft Road in West Deptford Township sent FOX 29 pictures of manholes overflowing with sewer water.

Lisa Olsen says raw sewage was spewing from the ground for quite some time. They called the township and police to come check it out.

FOX 29 was there after township workers pumped and then hosed the street.

Neighbors aren't sure why it happened but say they've had this same problem several times before over the past few months.

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