HAZMAT Crews Cleaning Up Oilfield Spill

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOWARD COUNTY - A HAZMAT crew is busy cleaning up an oilfield spill on two roads in Howard County.

Right now, County Road 50 and County Road nine are blocked off.

On Friday, two oilfield trucks collided causing chemicals to spill all over the roadway.

The liquids included bleach, organic peroxide, and methanol--all chemicals used in the oilfield.

We're told the spill is not dangerous to anyone living in the area.