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Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Traffic Collision 5/25/2011

*UPDATE: NB 5 Fwy x Glenoaks Bl* NOTE: The tanker *capacity* (was full) is 4800 gallons; the actual fuel spilled thusfar = few hundred gallons; LAFD have stemmed leak to 2/gallons a minute & have diked runoff; No fire; No evacuation - Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 5/25/2011

*UPDATE: NB 5 Fwy x Glenoaks Bl* No fire; No apparent injury; All lanes NB/SB 5 Fwy requested closed as LAFD works to stem leak from tanker containing 4800 gallons regular unleaded fuel - Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 5/25/2011

*UPDATE: NB 5 Fwy x Glenoaks Bl* Leak of rear or 2 tanker trailers (at valve) following collision has 'significant leak' from 4800 gallon load of gasoline - Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 5/25/2011

*UPDATE: NB 5 Fwy x Glenoaks Bl* LAFD requesting total closure of 5 Fwy (both directions) between Sunland Blvd & Hollywood Way - Brian Humphrey###

Traffic Collision 5/25/2011

*Traffic Collision* NB 5 Fwy x Glenoaks Bl; MAP 533-B2; FS 77; Leaking (gasoline) fuel tanker following collision; No fire; Checking on injuries; Ch:8,17 @ 10:41 PM -Brian Humphrey###