Semi truck leaking fuel on I-10

A semi-truck hit an a vehicle that had broken down on Interstate 10 east Thursday morning, causing a fuel leak.

MHP spokesman Cal Robertson said the incident happened about 3:20 a.m. at the 65-mile marker, which is near the Gautier-Vancleave Road exit.

The vehicle that the semi hit was unoccupied.

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality is on scene. Robertson said diesel fuel is leaking into the water of the Pascagoula River.

That wreck was cleared by about 7:30 a.m. and traffic was flowing.

 

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