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Hazmat spill closes eastbound lanes of Courtney Campbell Causeway Thursday morning

Posted: 10:06 AM, Jun 14, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-14 17:07:39Z
Hazmat leak closes EB lanes of Courtney Campbell
Hazmat leak closes EB lanes of Courtney Campbell
Hazmat leak closes EB lanes of Courtney Campbell
Hazmat leak closes EB lanes of Courtney Campbell

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. — The eastbound lanes of the Courtney Campbell Causeway to Tampa closed early Thursday morning after a hazmat spill.

According to the Clearwater Police Department, more than 100 gallons of hazardous materials involving chlorine spilled from a truck onto the roadway.

Shortly after 9:30 a.m., the left eastbound lane reopened to motorists. Around 10:00 a.m., the other two lanes reopened.

At this time, crews from many agencies are on scene containing the spill.

 


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