In the Leningrad region overturned tanker truck

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The tanker hit a guardrail and overturned in the Vyborg district of the Leningrad region, driver killed, diesel fuel flows into the river Vuoksa, told RIA Novosti the representative of the regional emergency Department.

According to the regional STSI, the accident occurred at about 6.30 GMT on the 19th kilometer of the highway Komsomolsk — Priozersk: the driver of the truck tractor Volvo truck lost control and made arrival on a military fence with a subsequent rollover. The accident killed the driver, diesel fuel spilled into the river Vuoksa.

«There are 19 staff members of MOE and 10 pieces of equipment. Elimination of spillage of diesel fuel from the tank continues,» — said the Agency interlocutor.