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RV dumps human waste at Hilo parking lot

RV dumps human waste onto parking lot RV dumps human waste onto parking lot

Big Island police investigated an unusual case Friday afternoon in Hilo.  Police say an RV pulled into the parking lot of Longs Drugs on Kilauea Avenue.

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At one point customers reported to the store manager that the RV was spilling 'sewage' onto the parking lot and that rain was spreading the waste.  

Police, Fire and a Department of Health official were called to the scene.  

It was discovered that the parking lot drains into a stream which eventually empties into Hilo Bay.

Warning signs have been posted at Alenaio and Wailoa stream and Hilo Bay.

The driver of the RV was cited.

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