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Overturned gasoline truck snarls traffic in Staten Island: FDNY

Posted at 6:33 AM, Feb 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-28 06:58:47-05

STATEN ISLAND — An overturned tanker truck has snarled traffic in Staten Island during the Friday morning commute, officials said.

Authorities received a call just before 5:30 a.m. about a gasoline truck that flipped over in the vicinity of the Staten Island Expressway and Bradley Avenue.

Several lanes are blocked on the westbound lanes. There is also a heavy eastbound delay as volume picks up.

There was a slight crack in the 3,500-gallon tank with some leakage, FDNY authorities said. Emergency officials are on scene evaluating.

No injuries were reported.