Frederiksted beaches re-opened
Published: February 23, 2013
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ST. CROIX - Frederiksted beaches are back open for swimming and water activities this weekend.
The V.I. Waste Management Authority had closed the beaches Wednesday afternoon, when a force main break next to the Lagoon Street Pump Station was discovered.
The break was located about 500 feet south of the station in the gut next to St. Patrick's School playground, according to a statement the Waste Management Authority released on Wednesday.
Frederiksted and Dorsch beaches were closed as a precaution.