Fuel spill closes all lanes of McKinley Bridge, Route 3 - KMOV.com

Fuel spill closes all lanes of McKinley Bridge, Route 3

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VENICE, Ill. (KMOV) – All lanes of traffic were closed on Route 3 after an overturned truck caused a fuel spill in the Metro East on Thursday.

Authorities said a tanker truck created a fuel spill after it overturned on Route 3 near the McKinley Bridge around 9:15 a.m.

Officials said all lanes were closed in both directions on the McKinley Bridge and Route 3 as of 11:30. The lanes were expected to remain closed for at least another two hours.

The driver of the tanker suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

Additional details were not immediately available.

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