In Kharkov on the street poured 7 gallons of gasoline
KIEV. April 10. UNN. Today in Kharkiv, April 10, at the entrance to the gas station on the street Shevchenko, 9, the gas tanker did not take into account the angle of entry, resulting in caught on the drain valve of the tank for asphalt coating and from the tank leaking 7 tons of gasoline. About this UNN reports with reference to GU gschs of Ukraine in Kharkiv region.
“April 10 at 13:28 in service of rescue reported the accident, which occurred at the entrance to a petrol station at Shevchenko str., 9 Kharkov city. The driver of the fuel truck pulling up to the gas station, did not consider the angle of elevation at the entrance, resulting in caught on the drain valve of the tank with asphalt. The fuel tank started to leak on the roadway,” – said in the message.
To the call came with 4 compartments on tank trucks, 1 rescue vehicle and 1 Department of chemical service GU gschs.
Rescuers have prevented the ignition of the fuel, flushed the fuel and cooled the tank.
With only one of the compartments 30 to the bottom of the tank leaking 7 tons of gasoline.
Law enforcement authorities on this fact being tested.
We will remind, on the street near the landfills collected pounds of mercury.