AMARILLO -- The City of Amarillo is reporting that an estimated 150,000 gallons of wastewater was spilled from Lift Station 40, located at 7100 Cliffside.
Officials say the discharge occurred at 8:30 a.m. today and was due to multiple pump failures.
The wastewater is a combination of domestic, commercial and industrial wastewaters. The wastewater flowed into an open pasture adjacent to the lift station.
The Regional Office of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, as well as local government officials, including the Potter County Judge, were notified.
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