DEC responds to Elmira gasoline spill, pumps closed for cleanup

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – First responders are at the scene of an accident involving a vehicle towing a camper and a fuel pump at the Mobil gas station on Maple Ave. in Elmira.

Reports of the accident came in shortly after 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning. Officials say about 15-20 gallons of gas spilled from the pump and an absorbent material was laid down to clean the mess.

The New York DEC also assisted at the scene and all of the pumps have been closed.

18 News will have more on this incident as information becomes available.

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