The Health Department cited a long list of other violations at the business.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

BRADDOCK, Pa. (KDKA) – A business in Braddock was shut down because the Allegheny County Health Department says the basement floor was covered in several inches of raw sewage.

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The Health Department ordered Club Elegance on Braddock Avenue to close on Saturday. The Health Department says the “ongoing and active” sewage backup was an imminent health hazard.

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(Photo: KDKA Photojournalist Steve Willing)

A slew of other violations includes improperly preparing and storing food, inadequate cross contamination prevention and a lack of a certified food protection manager.

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When the closure notice is removed, the Health Department’s website will be updated.