Gasoline tanker spills 30 gallons at Chevron station in Lebanon

LEBANON, Ore. – Lebanon Fire District and Hazmat responded to an uncontrolled fuel spill Sunday morning at the Park Street Chevron station.

A gasoline tanker filling holding tanks around 8 a.m. experienced a fuel release.

The tanker lost 30 gallons onto the property.

Crews quickly contained the spill using booms and absorbent to prevent it from entering the sanitary sewer system.

Officials believe the problem is associated with a malfunctioning valve or vapor return mechanism.

The Hazmat team responded from the State Fire Marshal’s Office in Albany. Members of the Albany Fire Department also assisted.

Crews cleared the scene at 10:20 a.m.

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