Diesel fuel spill snarls traffic in Marysville

MARYSVILLE — A diesel fuel spill in Marysville on Friday afternoon gummed up traffic along State Avenue.

A semi truck’s fuel tank ruptured about noon, leaking 75 gallons of fuel, according to the Marysville Fire District. A second-alarm hazardous materials response followed.

The spill happened alongside Burlington Northern Sante Fe tracks, north of 116th Street SE. Train operations were running normally, a spokesman said.

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