Fuel tanker off the road on Ledge Road, Alabama
Submitted by Howard Owens on October 21, 2012 - 10:08pm
A tractor-trailer transporting fuel is off the road in the area of 1125 Ledge Road, Alabama.
It's unknown yet if the tanker is leaking.
Some utility poles were hit, but there doesn't appear to be any wires down.
No injuries are reported.
Alabama Fire Department is responding. Ledge Road is being closed while responders evaluate the scene.
UPDATE 10:19 p.m.: National Grid requested to the scene for a damaged pole. No lines are down.
UPDATE 10:21 p.m.: The tanker is upright and sustained only minor damage to the rear portion.
UPDATE 10:49 p.m.: Scene being turned over to Sheriff's Office. Alabama back in service.