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HazMat Team Responds to Diesel Fuel Spill on Train Tracks

Officials were dispatched around 8:17 p.m. today.

HazMat Team Responds to Diesel Fuel Spill on Train Tracks

A hazardous materials team is responding to a diesel fuel spill in Redwood City tonight, a San Mateo County fire dispatcher said.

A fuel tank of a Union Pacific train was ruptured near Blomquist Street and Seaport Boulevard, according to the dispatcher.

Information regarding how the tank was ruptured was not immediately available.

The dispatcher said the fuel has been contained to the tracks and is not affecting train service.

 

--Bay City News

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