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Tanker truck leak closes Hwy 59 in Texarkana

TEXARKANA, TX (RNN) - Highway 59 near Hwy 151 is closed because of a tanker truck leaking fuel.

A gasoline tanker sprung a leak and lost at least 1,000 gallons after it crashed in a ditch.

There are no evacuations at this time.

Local authorities say it will be hours before the clean up is completed and highway reopens.

Motorists traveling from East Texas to Arkansas should use I-30 as an alternate route.

 

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