I-55 traffic down to one lane due to fuel spill near Benton - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

I-55 traffic down to one lane due to fuel spill near Benton

BENTON, IL (KFVS) -

Traffic on Interstate 55 is down to one lane at mile-marker 75 south near Benton, Mo.

According to the Mo. State Highway Patrol, a tractor trailer driving southbound on I-55 lost 80 to 90 gallons of diesel fuel.

Right now hazmat teams, MoDot, and the Scott County Fire Department are cleaning up the leak.

No word on how long the clean-up will take.

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