Well being officers have closed entry to components of Doheny State Seaside after roughly 4,000 gallons of sewage spilled onto the seashore in Dana Level on Wednesday.
The spill got here from a most important metropolis sewer line in San Juan Capistrano, in line with the Orange County Well being Care Company. The closure extends 3,000 ft across the spill website on the mouth of San Juan Creek on the seashore in Dana Level, in line with officers.
The world will stay closed to swimming, browsing and diving till follow-up exams present the water meets acceptable requirements.
Orange County Supervisor Katrina Foley’s workplace is monitoring the scenario and requested the group to remain away from the realm. After the latest rainfall, landslides closed a piece of Pacific Coast Freeway in Dana Level and an space behind 4 condo buildings in San Clemente, Foley stated in a written assertion.
“We stay able to mobilize our assets to make our waters secure for our communities and wildlife,” Foley stated.
For data relating to Orange County’s ocean, bay or harbor closures, name (714) 433-6400 or go to the HCA web site. To report a sewage spill, name (714) 433-6419.