Diesel fuel spill contained in Rumford

RUMFORD — Firefighters from Rumford and Mexico spent more than two hours late Monday afternoon helping contain and collect about 200 gallons of diesel fuel leaking from a tanker truck on Route 2. Rumford Fire Lt. Keith Bickford said firefighters were sent to Rumford Point near and the Jed Martin …

Oil Spill on Lake Hopatcong Mostly Cleared

Officials from Valiant told the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) there was a diesel spill from one of its fueling tanks about two weeks before the oil was found in the lake. They had removed the surface soil, but did not report the incident. Robert Tessier, who represents the state Department of …

Freight Train Collision In Kentucky Leaves 4 Injured

… of a possible chemical spill, which WKYT reported turned out to be vegetable oil and diesel fuel. We're getting a sky eye look at the train crash. Get a look at all the fluid spilled out! That's vegetable oil. .@LEX18News pic.twitter.com/6VMWwzfW53. — Steve Butera (@SteveButeraWLEX) March 19, 2018.

Trains collide, derail, people injured

CBS Lexington, Kentucky affiliate WKYT-TV reports diesel fuel leaked — but it wasn't clear if that was the only substance that did. The superintendent of Scott County Schools, Kevin Hub, said early Monday there was a plan in place to have the district open schools to shelter residents in case of an …

On the road again

“We had a leak in the system. … In Jefferson, the Hazmat team helped the local fire departments putting out the fire, and were there to help clean up the gasoline spill, as well as a diesel leak from the other semi. … It's also been to Duncombe recently to shut down a chlorine leak at the town's water plant.