KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo |  Breaking News| Weather | School Closings | Traffic

Containers Fall From Truck, HAZMAT Called

By: KKTV
By: KKTV

Firefighters quickly cleaned up some containers that fell off a truck and were run over.

The HAZMAT team was called in, because at first it was unclear what was in the containers. It turned out to be brake fluid and other liquids used in vehicles.

Firefighters said the contents of the containers are flammable, but were easily cleaned up.

The spill happened in the eastbound lanes of Fillmore just west of I-25 in Colorado Springs shortly after noon Monday.

Investigators said they are looking for the truck that lost the containers.


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 239968331 - kktv.com/a?a=239968331