Gas tanker overturns on Little Cove Rd. - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Gas tanker overturns on Little Cove Rd.

(WAFF) -

Little Cove Rd. from Hwy 72 to McMullen Ln. was shut down for hours in both directions after a gas tanker overturned early Saturday afternoon. 

The truck was carrying 5,600 gallons of fuel when it crashed. The driver was uninjured, but the impact caused a minor leak. 

Another truck has been dispatched to transfer the fuel from the tanker. 

Motorists are encouraged the avoid the area until further notice. 

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