Gas tanker carrying 700 gallons of fuel overturns in Prince Geor - NBC12 - Richmond, VA News

Gas tanker carrying 700 gallons of fuel overturns in Prince George

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PRINCE GEORGE, VA (WWBT) -

Hazardous materials crews are on the scene of an overturned tanker truck in Prince George.

The truck flipped on its side in the 6100 block of Thweatts Drive around 12:30 p.m. while carrying about 700 gallons of diesel and gasoline, according to Prince George Fire officials.

The driver was ejected, but suffered only minor injuries.

The hazardous materials team is working to contain the leaking fuel. The road will be closed for up to five hours for clean up.

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