UPDATE: Bath Lake reopens to the public

UPDATE: Bath Lake reopens to the public

MEDICINE PARK, Okla. (TNN) - An update on Bath Lake at Medicine Park.

We told you Monday that it was closed due to blue-green algae in the water.

But Tuesday morning, we learned that it has now been reopened.

In a Facebook post, the City of Lawton said its Public Utilities staff coordinated with officials at Medicine Park to open a gate at the Lawtonka Dam for a few hours.

Our neighbors at Medicine Park, Oklahoma gave us a call yesterday about a blue-green algae issue at Bath Lake...

Posted by Lawton Oklahoma, City Government on Tuesday, July 16, 2019

This allowed the area to be flushed.

Medicine Park says the issue was resolved and the area is now open for swimming.

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