More than 11,000 gallons of wastewater spills in Lahaina

On Maui more than 11,000 gallons of wastewater overflowed at the Lahaina Wastewater Reclamation facility.

Officials say it was caused by mechanical failure at the plant head-works at about 8 a.m. Tuesday.

Crews managed to stop it 20 minutes later.

The entire spill was contained within the facility, and crews cleaned and disinfected the area.

 

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