Friday, November 24, 2017
Public safety

Tampa crews picking up spill from overturned truck

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TAMPA — A tanker truck carrying liquid asphalt rolled over in east Hillsborough, causing a minor spill Tuesday morning, police said.

The truck driver was making a turn on 50th Street from E Adamo Drive when the asphalt shifted and caused the truck to overturn and spill.

The northbound lanes of 50th Street were shut down as crews cleaned up the spill and removed the truck from the street, police said.

The driver, Carlos A. Rosario Jr., was cited with careless driving.

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