Spill causes lanes to close

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Several blocks of Reynolds Street were closed for about an hour-and-a-half Wednesday as crews cleaned up hydraulic fluids that spilled from a truck, according to Richmond County Disaster Preparedness Coordinator Mie Lucas.

Firefighters use Oil Dry to clean up a spill on Reynolds Street, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Augusta, Georgia. TODD BENNETT/STAFF  TODD BENNETT/STAFF
TODD BENNETT/STAFF
Firefighters use Oil Dry to clean up a spill on Reynolds Street, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, in Augusta, Georgia. TODD BENNETT/STAFF

The Augusta-Richmond County Fire Department and a Hazmat team were called to the scene about 5:30 p.m. The eastbound lanes between Seventh and 12th streets were closed until almost 7 p.m. Traffic was diverted to Broad Street.

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Frank I 09/05/13 - 12:02 pm
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haha..

hydraulic fluids.. that's right up there with ATM machine.. or CSRA area..

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