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Small Leak Discovered After Semi Traffic Stop On Interstate

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By Brittany Cooper

Minidoka/Cassia County, Idaho (KMVT-TV) Idaho State Police are investigating a small leak involving a commerical vehicle at milepost 215 on I-84.The truck contains hazardous materials.

Police pulled over a truck and trailer for a traffic violation eastbound I84 at milepost 215, approximately one mile west of the Minidoka/Cassia County line. During an inspection of the vehicle, a specialist discovered a small leak near the front of the trailer.

Until the company responsible for shipping the materials can respond and patch the leak, the vehicle will remain in a gravel pit operated by the Idaho Transportation Department, while absorbent material is used to contain the leaking liquid.

It is unknown at this time what kind of material is leaking.


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