FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4) – Edora Pond in Fort Collins is closed after about 10,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled into Spring Creek. Fort Collins Utilities says a sewer bypass line dislodged unexpectedly on Friday morning.
It sent the material into the pond for about 10 minutes, they say. The temporary hose was part of a sewer line replacement project.READ MORE: Successful, Money Saving Summit County Mental Health Program Grabs Attention Of Colorado Leaders
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Residents are asked to avoid areas downstream.