Beach at Cedar Street Recreational Park in Sturbridge temporarily closed.

(Photo Courtesy: MGN-online / Image: PxHere)

STURBRIDGE, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - Health officials have announced the temporary closure of a popular local beach.

According to the Sturbridge Police Department, members of the Sturbridge Board of Health have decided to close the beach at Cedar Street Recreational Park.

Details on what prompted officials to close the beach have not yet been released.

We have reached out to the Sturbridge Board of Health, but they have not yet returned our request for comment.

This story is developing and we will provide you with the latest update as soon as more information becomes available.

Copyright 2019 Western Mass News (Meredith Corporation).  All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.