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UPDATE: Truck leaks chemicals in Raleigh County

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BECKLEY (WVVA) - Crews are currently at the scene of a spill on US 19 northbound -- near the North Beckley toll booth -- in Raleigh County.

According to Bobby Palmer with the Bradley Fire Department, the driver of a USF Holland tractor-trailer carrying four different chemicals noticed a leak from two of the non-hazardous chemicals while stopped approximately 150 yards from the toll booth.

Multiple crews responded to the scene shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday.

As of 10 a.m., the shoulder of US 19 North remained closed as crews waited for the arrival of another truck to transfer the unspilled chemicals to.

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