HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – Firefighters and tow truck workers spent nearly three hours cleaning up an accident and fuel spill after a two-vehicle accident.
It happened around 8:30 a.m. at the intersection of Green St. and Second St.
A semi-truck was traveling on Green St. and was hit by another vehicle as the driver was attempting to turn right on Green from Second.
The wreck caused a puncture in the semi’s tank, causing a large diesel leak.
Crews were able to contain the fuel using absorbents.
No one was injured and the intersection is now back open.
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – An accident at the intersection of Second St. and Green St. resulted in a tractor-trailer leaking fuel.
Cleanup is underway.
Crews are using a pump to remove fuel from the tank.
(This story was originally published on July 23, 2019)