A sanitary sewer overflow released about 100 gallons of raw sewage in the 300 block of West Central Avenue in Sutherlin on Monday afternoon.

According to City Record Diane Harris the spill lasted approximately 15 minutes.

"A blow off on a pressure sewer broke and released approximately 100 gallons of raw sewage," according to the press release. 

City of Sutherlin staff stopped the spill and cleaned the area affected.

Sanne Godfrey can be reached at sgodfrey@nrtoday.com or 541-957-4203. Follow her on Twitter @sannegodfrey.

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