Cold temps cause 18-wheeler valve to crack, leak fuel into Center Point storm drain

Hazmat crews are currently responding to a fuel spill into a storm drain in Center Point.

According to Birmingham Fire, hazmat crews responded to a fuel spill into a storm drain in at 1800 Center Point Parkway around 5:15 p.m. Tuesday evening.

A valve cracked due to cold weather, causing the fuel spill, Center Point Fire says.

Authorities say the fuel leak is no longer a threat to the public.


ABC 33/40 will update this story as new information is available.

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