Tanker truck flips, spills jet fuel at Bush Airport

Tanker truck flips, spills jet fuel at Bush Airport

Credit: KHOU

The accident happened around 10:15 p.m., according to the Houston Fire Department.

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on March 15, 2013 at 9:08 AM

HOUSTON -- A Houston Fire Department hazmat team was called to Bush Airport late Thursday after a tanker truck fell on its side and spilled jet fuel on the tarmac.

The accident happened around 10:15 p.m., according to the Houston Fire Department.

The truck’s driver was sent to the hospital in stable condition.

It wasn’t known how the accident occurred. Officials said the cleanup took several hours, but no flights were affected.

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