I-27 access road blocked by truck leaking fuel - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

I-27 access road blocked by truck leaking fuel

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

A tanker truck hauling oil veered off the road along the south bound access road at I-27 and the Slaton Highway on Monday evening around 5:30 p.m.

Police say the driver suffered an unknown medical problem that caused him to leave the roadway.

They called in a hazmat crew after seeing oil and diesel leaking from the truck.

The driver reportedly suffered moderate injuries.

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