Fuel spill closes Brisbane road

EMERGENCY crews are grappling with a massive fuel spill that has closed one of Brisbane's crucial rush-hour thoroughfares.

A number of fire service crews are working on the Breakfast Creek Road scene in Newstead where 2,500 litres of petrol.

Brisbanetimes.com.au reported one outbound lane of Breakfast Creek Rd (heading towards Kingsford Smith Dr) is closed and traffic is congested in the area, police said.

It is understood the spill from the station's underground container had been contained, and emergency crews have applied a foaming agent to the petrol that had leaked above ground.

Motorists are urged to be drive carefully in the area.

 

Read more at Brisbane Times
 



Christmas violence leads police to other charges

Christmas violence leads police to other charges

Festive season turns bad for Gympie couple

'DON'T SEND OUR DAD TO JAIL'

'DON'T SEND OUR DAD TO JAIL'

Court told of strong bond and man's struggle as a single parent

Court: Sex offender's emotional and intellectual struggle

Court: Sex offender's emotional and intellectual struggle

Offender was a victim too, Gympie District Court is told

Local Partners