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3 Warwick beaches close due to bacteria

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Conimicut Point Beach in Warwick, Goddard Memorial State Park Beach in Warwick, and Oakland Beach in Warwick have been closed by the Department of Health.

HEALTH determined the water quality is unsuitable for swimming due to high bacteria counts.

Officials say they will continue to monitor the water quality and recommend re-opening when areas are safe for swimming.

For up to date information about swimming at Rhode Island beaches, call (401) 222-2751.

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