Tractor trailer overturns on I-695 median, spills fuel

Crash closes lanes on inner and outer loops

January 09, 2013|By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun

A tractor trailer overturned in a median on Interstate 695 near Hollins Ferry Road in Baltimore County about 10 p.m. Wednesday, shutting down lanes on both the inner and outer loops because of a fuel spill, officials said.

The driver of the tractor trailer was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, according to the Maryland State Police. No other cars were involved.

Several lanes surrounding the median were closed as hazardous materials teams tried to clean up the fuel. The road remained closed as of 11 p.m. Wednesday.

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