Hazmat crews responding to fuel spill in Center Point

Hazmat crews responding to fuel spill in Center Point

CENTER POINT, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham Fire responded to a fuel spill off of Center Point Parkway.

According to Birmingham Fire, 200-300 gallons of fuel spilled on the ground and ran into a nearby storm drain.

Hazmat and decontamination crews are on the scene to assist Center Point and Birmingham Fire.

Crews have evacuated the block and are rerouting traffic to avoid the spill.

Center Point Fire Chief Donnie West stated the spill was a result of a cracked valve due to freezing temperatures.

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