Crews responding to diesel spill near Union County Court House

Published: Jul. 1, 2022 at 9:49 AM EDT
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UNION, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Fire crews are responding to a diesel spill on Main Street in Union, according to City of Union Fire Commander.

We’re told the spill in front of the Union County Court House on Main Street down to Arthur State Bank are closed while crews work to clear the spill.

The Fire Chief said a truck punctured its fuel tank causing the diesel to leak on the road.

The driver told officials on scene he had between 25 and 50 gallons but that the actual number hasn’t been determined.

The driver was cited with truck route violation, according to the chief.

DHEC has been called to asses the scene.

Stay tuned for further information.

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