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Official: Spill may have caused fish kill in Kentucky creek

Officials say untreated wastewater from a distillery in Kentucky has spilled into a creek, killing an unknown number of fish.

Lexington firefighters investigate possible chemical spill at Good Samaritan Hospital, partial evacuation in progress

Firefighters say they are on scene at Good Samaritan Hospital investigating a possible chemical spill.

Distillery owner facing fines after warehouse collapse

A Kentucky distillery owner is facing a state fine after one of its whiskey warehouses collapsed.

Environmental crews work on bourbon barrel spill

Environmental crews are working through the weekend, testing a Nelson County river that bourbon spilled into on Friday.

Barge owners: Human error caused Ohio River fertilizer spill

CINCINNATI (AP) - A barge that cracked in half on the Ohio River released more than 400,000 gallons (1.5 million liters) of fertilizer, and...

UPDATE: US 27 in Pulaski County reopens following tanker truck crash

US 27 in Pulaski County reopened around 11:00 p.m. Friday after being closed most of the day following a gasoline tanker truck accident.

Traffic Alert: Newtown Pike shutdown at I-75 due to accident

Newtown Pike was shutdown at I-75 in Lexington Thursday night due to a diesel fuel spill following an accident involving a semi, according to authorities.

Interstate 75 in Whitley County shut down due to fuel spill

Whitley County officials say I-75 north and south bound are shut down in both directions due to a two vehicle collision that occurred early Tuesday morning.

Store forced to throw away thousands of dollars worth of food after gasoline spill

 A popular lunch stop in Dunnville will be closed for at least the next week after a truck spilled more than a thousand gallons of gasoline behind the store.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Old Frankfort Pike shut down in both directions

Both directions of Old Frankfort Pike have been shut down due to a large oil spill, according to Lexington Traffic Management.

UPDATE: I-75S reopens after semi accident

Lexington's Traffic Management system says that I-75 southbound is down to only one lane after a wreck near mile marker 107, near the Man O' War Boulevard exit.

Northern Scott County Gas Station Still Leaking Biodiesel Two Weeks After Leak Was Discovered

A biodiesel leak in Northern Scott County is still pouring into Eagle Creek.

Diesel spill shuts down I-75 entrance ramp in Fayette Co.

The entrance ramp from Athen-Boonesboro Road to I-75 is currently closed, and will likely remain so until 5:00 p.m. or 5:30 p.m., according to Lexington Police and Fire Departments.

Fuel spill in southeastern Illinois has spread to Ohio River

A spill in southeastern Illinois involving more than 48,000 gallons of what appears to be diesel fuel has spread to the Ohio River.

Coal company cited after weekend spill affected creek

The water of an Eastern Kentucky creek has turned red due to mine discharge, but state officials say the discharge isn't responsible for dead wildlife in the creek.

More than 100M gallons of sewage spilled into Ohio River

More than 100 million gallons of untreated sewage spilled into the Ohio River in southern Louisville after a fire disabled a water treatment plant Wednesday night.

UPDATE: Leaking Tanker Turns Interstate Into Parking Lot

Interstate 75 in Madison County reopened around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, but not before causing all kinds of headaches for a lot of people.

Parts Of I-75 Closed In Madison County Due To Chemical Spill

Officials have determined the hazardous chemical that spilled from a tanker trailer onto I-75 Tuesday morning.

KSP: Stretch of I-75 Shut Down Due to Tanker Trailer Chemical Spill

ABC 36 has learned from State Police that a chemical leak from a tanker truck driving north along I-75 has caused an extensive traffic closure for drivers in both directions.

Accident Shuts Down Part of Nicholasville Road

Lexington fire crews said a fuel spill caused by a collision between a car and pickup truck on Nicholasville Road led to the closure of inbound lanes in the Wilhite Drive area.

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