I-35 reopens after fuel spill

Southbound to westbound lanes of highway closed for more than nine hours after fuel truck overturned late Friday.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: June 9, 2012

A major metro highway has reopened after a fuel spill late Friday closed it for more than nine hours.

The southbound to westbound lanes of I-35 were closed after a fuel truck overturned around 11:20 p.m. Friday. Work crews cleaned up the fuel and reopened the lanes just after 9 a.m. Saturday.

The wreck occurred on a section of I-35 that runs consecutive with I-40 in southeast Oklahoma City.

Capt. Chris West of Oklahoma Highway Patrol said no one was injured in the accident.

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