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UPDATE: Eastbound I-64 Lane Reopen after Diesel Fuel Spill in Cabell County

By: Ryan Bloomfield Email
By: Ryan Bloomfield Email
No one was hurt, but the Department of Highways was notified because of the amount of diesel spilled. The spill lasted about three-quarters of a mile.

(WSAZ Photo/Ryan Bloomfield)

UPDATE 6/19/13 @ 9 p.m.
CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- The eastbound lane of Interstate 64 reopened Wednesday night after being temporarily closed near the Huntington Mall exit because of diesel fuel spilled from a tractor-trailer's tank, Cabell County 911 dispatchers say.

No one was hurt in the incident.

The one lane was closed for about two hours as Department of Highways crews cleaned up the spill.



ORIGINAL STORY
CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- One eastbound lane of Interstate 64 is closed Wednesday evening near the Huntington Mall as crews continue cleaning up several gallons of diesel that leaked from a tractor-trailer's fuel tank, crews at the scene say.

The fuel leak was reported about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

No one was hurt, but the Department of Highways was notified because of the amount of diesel spilled. The spill lasted about three-quarters of a mile.

The closure of the eastbound slow lane should continue for about another hour. It is located near Exit 20B (East Mall Road).

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