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1,400 gallons of sewage spill in L.B.

October 26, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
About 1,400 gallons of raw sewage spilled into the ocean in Long Beach between First Place and Belmont Pier over the weekend.A sewage line began leaking on Saturday night, and that sewage made it to the ocean through a storm drain.

The beaches will remain closed until bacteria levels are within acceptable levels. Authorities warn the public to stay out of the 2.5-mile section of coastline.