More than one million gallons of treated, but non-disinfected, wastewater spilled into the river on Thursday. It happened after equipment failure at the Hardwick Wastewater Treatment Facility.
Out of an abundance of caution, Morristown Health Officer Todd Thomas advises people and pets to stay out of the water until Monday.
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.