When I was in IL my clay waste pipe to the sewer system clogged with
roots. When the contractor dug to replace it with PVC my yard flooded.
The incoming city water line was wrapped around the waste pipe.
The old 'Ma Bell' marked my line & told me it was 3' down. We dug a 10''
hole for a plant & cut the line.
Here in Tn if you ruin some utility without calling you pay all costs
NEVER dig without calling them out for a mark.
My sons in laws found out their septic tank was under a concrete
Assume the worst with utilities but never, never dig without calling.
The danger & costs could be fatal.
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