Diesel spill closes one lane of Broadway Drive in Hattiesburg

Diesel spill closes one lane of Broadway Drive in Hattiesburg

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A diesel spill has closed one lane of Broadway Drive in Hattiesburg.

According to Forrest County Emergency Management Director Glen Moore, approximately 75 gallons of diesel spilled from a private company's truck.

The diesel spilled into a storm drain.

Moore says at this time one lane of Broadway Drive is closed at the 600 block.

The fire department is on scene, and the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality is assembling a clean up crew at this time.