Sewage spills into Milnerton lagoon

2013-11-05 12:05

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Cape Town - A pipe collapse has caused a sewage spill into the Milnerton lagoon, the City of Cape Town said on Tuesday.

"This in turn caused sand to be washed into the pipe and into the Koeberg pump station... the station could not pump at full capacity, causing flooding and spillage at the pump station during peak periods."

He said all recreational activities in the affected areas were prohibited until further notice.

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