Thursday, August 1, 2013
A road in Lympstone was closed after an oil spill.
On Tuesday at 4.19pm a fire appliance responded to a police report of an overturned oil cannister at Exmouth Road, Lympstone.
Fire crews confirmed that a twenty five litre drum of engine oil spilt had onto the highway. Fire crews requested the attendance of Devon County Council highways department to assist with absorbing the spillage.
Fire crews used an environment agency spill kit and left the incident in the hands of police and county highways.