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Massachusetts residents see ‘tornado of poop’ after sewer line blockage

Westlake Legal Group brazil-street-melrose-Google-Maps Massachusetts residents see 'tornado of poop' after sewer line blockage Nicole Darrah fox-news/us/us-regions/northeast/massachusetts fox-news/us/environment/cities fox-news/odd-news fox news fnc/us fnc bfec973d-57ff-5748-9565-360ff4da6ee0 article

A “tornadoof poop” hit residents in Massachusetts last week after an underground blockage caused raw sewage to wildly expel from toilets.

Four homes in Melrose, a city roughly 10 miles north of Boston, experienced the storm, which began Thursday morning.

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“I was getting ready for work and then I heard a bubble,” one resident, Silvana Ortiz, told WHDH. “It was a crazy scene. It literally just spun and flowed out.”

The woman captured the moment “a tornado of poop started forming and started spewing out” on video. It shows a dark, murky liquid bursting from the toilet bowl at her home on Brazil Street.

She said the unsanitary experienced “destroyed everything” — including her wedding dress, floors, walls and the entire bathroom, and told The Boston Globe it will cost $8,000 to repair her home.

Ortiz also said it took the city of Melrose a full day to respond when she requested assistance about the incident.

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“I pretty much told [the city] , ‘I don’t know what’s more disgusting: the feces in my living room or the way the city is responding to it,’” she said.

Melrose Mayor Gail Infurna blamed the backup on a main sewer line that was blocked, and said Department of Public Works employees “responded immediately” after receiving a call to the area about a “potential water issue.” The sewer blockage has seen been repaired, and “the ensuing damage remains under investigation.”

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