Peak-hour brought to halt by chemical spill

Fire crews tend to the spillage, bringing the Princes Highway to a close. 182970_01

Peak-hour brought to halt by chemical spill

By Rowan Forster  Traffic outbound on the Princes Highway was brought to an abrupt halt during peak-hour after a truck spilled hazardous chemicals outside Hungry Jacks and BP in Pakenham. More than 20 firefighters were on scene – some wearing hazmat suits – to clean up the corrosive acid and clear the way for commuters. […]


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