(Okatie, South Carolina) – October 8, 2021 – Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority (BJWSA) reports that an estimated 250,000 gallons of wastewater was released from a damaged forcemain, that was damaged by a contractor, in Bluffton at 98 Fording Island Road at approximately 9 am. An estimated 10,000 gallons of the release ended in a drainage ditch on property near 17 Graves Rd. Much of the spill was contained by the contractor. For more information, visit Beaufort Jasper Water and Sewer Authority (bjwsa.org)