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18-wheeler leaking diesel backs up I-10 traffic

The truck was moved off the road near the eight mile marker where it lost about 80 gallons of diesel fuel. (Photo source: Jason Gazzo/MS Hwy Patrol) The truck was moved off the road near the eight mile marker where it lost about 80 gallons of diesel fuel. (Photo source: Jason Gazzo/MS Hwy Patrol)
HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

An 18 wheeler with a ruptured fuel tank had west bound traffic on I-10 in Hancock County backed up Thursday evening.

The truck was moved off the road near the eight mile marker where it lost about 80 gallons of diesel fuel.

Workers with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality were on the scene, but had not yet determined what caused the accident.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol and Hancock County Sheriff's Department were also assisting with the accident. Luckily, no one was injured.

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