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200 Gallons of Diesel Fuel Spilled

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A truck hauling diesel fuel overturned Saturday morning, spilling 200 gallons of fuel.

Ohio Highway Patrol troopers have cited paul Cooperrider, of Norwalk, with operating a vehicle while intoxicated in connection with the 11:43am accident. The wreck caused the road to close for more than four hours for clean up.
The Environmental Protection Agency was notified due to some diesel fuel spilling into Fowlers Woods.

Cooperrider was driving in a truck carrying a smaller tanker when he went off the right side of the roadway and overturned, according to the Ohio Highway Patrol. He was not injured.