Source:Â By TWC News Staff TWCnews.com
COLUMBUS COUNTY — Authorities are working to contain a potential hazmat situation in Columbus County.
The Wilmington Regional Response Hazmat Team responded to an overturned tanker on Highway 410 near Tabor City in Columbus County around 5:30 on Thursday morning.
Officials say about 300 gallons of gasoline leaked from the tanker but that leak has been slowed to just a trickle.
The tanker was carrying nearly 9,000 gallons of gas.
There is no word yet on what caused the accident.
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