Tractor-trailer loses nearly 500 gallons of fuel in crash on I-81

Big rig crash with fuel spill on I-81 in Botetourt County... 8.12.22
Big rig crash with fuel spill on I-81 in Botetourt County... 8.12.22(WDBJ)
Published: Aug. 12, 2022 at 6:17 AM EDT
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BOTETOURT COUNTY, Va. (WDBJ) - A tractor-trailer lost nearly 500 gallons of fuel in a crash on I-81N in Botetourt County Friday morning, according to Virginia State Police.

Police say the crash occurred at 1:25 a.m.

State police say HAZMAT workers had to offload the fuel before the truck could be removed.

Traffic was being detoured at exit 162, but the crash has been cleared.

Police say no one was injured in the crash.

Tractor-trailer crash in Botetourt County.
Tractor-trailer crash in Botetourt County.(VDOT)

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