Highway 31 near Red Mountain Expressway closed after fuel spill

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A fuel spill on the Red Mountainn Expressway Northbound has led to the road being temporarily shut down. This is to allow the Hazmat crew on the scene to work on cleaning it up.

Traffic was tied up for several hours due to a tractor trailer leaking diesel fuel. Lanes were closed from 11 a.m. to late this afternoon. Traffic was backed up all the way to highway 280.

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