Chemical Spill Restricted US 50

Posted On July 03, 2012

(Elizabethtown, Oh.) – A HAZMAT team spent several hours cleaning up a corrosive chemical that had spilled on U.S. 50 in Elizabethtown Monday afternoon.


The 50-gallon spill came from a semi at about 2:00 p.m.


Police closed one lane in each direction near Lawrenceburg Road. The Environmental Protection Agency was called to observe the spill.


The cleanup was completed about 8:00 Monday night. No injuries were reported.