Beach advisory issued on Tybee's North Beach

TYBEE ISLAND, GA (WTOC) - The Chatham County Health Department has placed Polk Beach on Tybee Island under an advisory.

Until further notice you should not swim on the north beach, from the mouth of the Savannah river to the jetty. Routine water tests showed the water contains high levels of bacteria.

The Health Department will retest the water on Thursday.

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