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Crews Respond to Level 2 Hazmat in Seaport After Diesel Spill

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    Hazmat Crews Respond to Seaport Fuel Spill

    Crews are working to clean up nearly 65 gallons of diesel fuel that spilled in Boston's Seaport neighborhood. (Published Monday, Dec. 31, 2018)

    Hazmat crews responded to a diesel fuel spill in Boston's Seaport neighborhood that was the result of a tractor-trailer crash Sunday night.

    The Boston Fire Department responded to the area near 88 Black Falcon Pier for a level 2 hazmat, fire officials said. Approximately 75 gallons of diesel spilled after a big rig backed into a parked tractor-trailer.

    fire officials said one of the tractor-trailer's tank ruptured, causing the spill.

    No injuries occurred during the crash nor the spill, the Boston Fire Department said.

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