Waste Water Treatment Authority had to repair a force main break that happened in Ooltewah. 

Officials say the break happened in the Amos Road area. 

Crews had to repair the pipes and vacuum up the spill. 

According to WWTA, the aging sewer infrastructure is susceptible to cracks, infiltration by roots and other factors that can cause a rupture. 

Repairs were made on Tuesday, April 9.