Tanker carrying liquid asphalt overturns in Raleigh, shuts down Creedmoor Road

  • Source: WNCN-TV NBC 17
  • Published: 03/07/2018 03:02 AM

Part of Creedmoor Road in Raleigh has reopened after it was shut down Tuesday night when a tanker carrying liquid asphalt crashed and flipped over, according to officials. First responders first received the call regarding the overturned liquid asphalt tanker just before 10:50 p.m. Around 15 firefighters responded to the scene. The main crew left by 2 a.m. but four to eight, including a hazmat crew, stayed on scene, Raleigh fire officials said. According to officials, the crash was considered a hazmat situation because liquid asphalt spilled onto Creedmoor Road.


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