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Cleanup crews responding to diesel spill on Hwy. 49

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GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

We have just received word that safety crews in Gulfport are responding to an 18-wheeler leaking diesel fuel on Highway 49 just north of Dedeaux Road.

Gulfport Police are on the scene with the Gulfport Fire Department's Hazardous Materials Response team.

Authorities tell us the right northbound lane of the highway is shut down at this time. 

Details are limited, but we will keep you updated on this story on WLOX News and WLOX.com.

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