N.J. Turnpike lanes re-opened after big cleanup from tanker truck crash, fuel spill – NJ.com

N.J. Turnpike lanes re-opened after big cleanup from tanker truck crash, fuel spill  NJ.com

All lanes on the southbound New Jersey Turnpike in Middlesex County have re-opened nearly 12 hours after a tanker truck overturned and spilled fuel across the busy toll road. The tanker flipped near milepost 88.5 around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday night, New Jersey State Police Sgt. Lawrence Peele said Friday. #njmornings UPDATE! Tanker has been removed from @NJTurnpike accident scene in #Edison. Updates @News12NJ pic.twitter.com/zr1uNL60oL — Tony Caputo (@TonyCaputo) May 23, 2019 The resulting diesel spill across the outer lanes of the Turnpike forced officials to close the southbound lanes until…