NYACK, N.Y. -- The Orangetown Sewer District issued an Environmental alert on Thursday afternoon due to a manhole in Nyack overflowing, officials said.
The overflow was said to be dumping sweage into a catch basin that leads to the Hudson River, according to officials.
The manhole was blocked by what appeared to be a rag material. The blockage created an overflow of approximately 10 gallons of water and sewage per minute, officials said.
It is unknown if public areas were impacted by the overflow.
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