Orangeburg County road closed due to people using it as an illegal dumping site

Orangeburg County road closed due to people using it as an illegal dumping site
Illegal dumping site on Obson Lane

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (WIS) - Orangeburg County Code Enforcement officers have closed a road due to illegal dumping and are currently investigating to find the persons responsible.

The illegal dumping site is located on Obson Lane in Orangeburg. The road does not have any houses on it and will be closed until officials have a reason to reopen it. This is not the first time that a road cleanup was initiated for this location.

Orangeburg County Litter Control is performing the cleanup. Over 1900 pounds of trash has already been collected from the site. Officials estimate that about 6000 pounds of trash will be removed from the site by the time the cleanup is complete.

Officials are collecting names that are found with the intention of prosecuting those responsible for the mess.

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