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Crews work overnight to clear overturned tanker truck

3 years 6 months 2 weeks ago March 06, 2013 Mar 6, 2013 Wednesday, March 06 2013 March 06, 2013 9:52 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

BATON ROUGE- Emergency crews will work overnight Wednesday, and into early Thursday morning to clear an 18-wheeler crash near an elementary school.

Hours earlier, the tanker, hauling ethylene glycol, overturned. The chemical is a compound used in automotive antifreeze.

No injuries were reported, nor was there a report of serious environmental issues.

Crews were going to work to off load the chemicals into another truck.

Details about the school being opened Thursday were not released.

Watch WBRZ News 2's morning program, 2une-In for more.


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