The Anne Arundel County Department of Health has issued a waterway warning for Cabin Branch in Glen Burnie, Maryland, due to a sewage spill of approximately 5,800 gallons from a broken bypass on Cedar Road. The spill, which began on September 24, 2018 and continued overnight, was assessed by the Department of Health on September 25. Cabin Branch is located off of Curtis Creek.
The warning applies to swimming and other direct water contact for Cabin Creek, and it extends from the Cedar Avenue discharge site to Curtis Creek. The warning will remain in effect until October 2, 2018. People coming in contact with the water in the affected area are advised to wash well with soap and warm water. Clothing should also be washed.