Video shows raw sewage flowing into a Crystal City creek

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CRYSTAL CITY, MO (KTVI) - Many in Jefferson County are tired of a raw sewage flowing into their neighborhood and want the problem fixed permanently. This is the third time we've covered this story in less than a year. It's a smelly hazardous problem that residents want solved.

A leaky Crystal City sewer flows into a creek not far from a high school's softball field. No one at the school was available for comment. the city flushed out the line this morning but neighbors predict it will happen again.

City hall does know they have problem. A worker told me there may be a long term fix in the works. Meanwhile, residents will continue to complain about the stinky mess.

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