Latex Primer Spill Diverts Traffic on I-27 - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/24/07

Latex Primer Spill Diverts Traffic on I-27

Traffic is back to normal following a chemical spill on north Interstate 27 just before midnight on Monday.

Police say the driver of a tanker truck began losing his load of latex primer near the Municipal Drive Overpass. Officers stopped the truck just south of North Loop 289 and blocked off the lanes until the mess could be cleaned up.

Investigators tell NewsChannel 11, that the primer is used to seal parking lots and posed no threat to public safety.

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