Tractor and trailer on its side leaking liquid fertiliser in Runcorn

11/03/2014 - 11:45

Chester Road, Preston Brook, Runcorn

Two fire engines from Runcorn


Fire and rescue crews are at the scene of an incident involving a tractor and trailer on its side which is leaking liquid fertiliser.  Firefighters are covering drains to prevent leakage into the drainage system and have informed the Environment Agency of the incident.

Chester Road is currently closed.

Update 13:15

After discussions with the Environmental Agency firefighters used hose reel jets and main water jets to clear the remaining solution off the roadway.

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