Chemical spill in Decatur

Decatur Police reports a chemical spill.

Posted: Jul 31, 2018 3:48 PM
Updated: Jul 31, 2018 4:34 PM

A chemical spill has been reported on the 1000-block of Cedar Lake, according to a tweet from the Decatur Police. Central Parkway to Highway 31 is blocked.  Avoid the area.

A tractor trailer carrying the chemical dumped 3,000 gallons on the road. ChemTrade confirmed the chemical composition is close to that of household cleaner.

Decatur Fire and Rescue are working to clean the spill and sand the pavement.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

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