250 litres of diesel spilled from tanker near Aston Clinton

Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue were quickly dispatched to the scene to help clear things up.

Friday, 21st May 2021, 10:35 am
Updated Friday, 21st May 2021, 10:36 am
250 litres of diesel spilled from tanker near Aston Clinton

The Incident occurred yesterday around midday on College Road North near Aston Clinton.

An articulated lorry was found with a ruptured fuel tank.

The fire and rescue services helped decant nearly 250 litres of diesel to prevent a hazard.

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Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue said: "One appliance and crew from Aylesbury attended.

"A leak of 250 litres of diesel was contained on the carriageway and in a drainage ditch.

"Firefighters siphoned the lorry’s remaining fuel (another 250 litres) into a tank."