Fuel spillage on the M6

03/12/2021 - 05:34

M6 Northbound junction 18 to 19

One fire engine attended from Middlewich

At around 5.30am firefighters were called to reports of a fuel spillage on the M6 northbound junction 18 to 19.

On arrival at the scene the crew found that a tanker had leaked diesel onto the carriageway.

Firefighters plugged the leak, the crew also used absorbent pads to clear as much of the fuel as possible. 

The crew were detained at the scene for around 90 minutes.

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Last updated: Friday 03 December 2021