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19/10/2021

Fuel spill causing danger on roads across Laois

Motorists warned of oil spills in Drumshanbo, Mohill and Ballinamore

Emergency services have treated a fuel spill on the Portarlington Ring Road section of the Monasterevin/Tullamore Road.

The fuel spill occurred on Thursday, November 16.

Local reports have stated that the fuel spill is also on the roundabout at Maxol petrol station in Portarlington and across other surrounding areas. 

One person has reported "my car went all over the place at the roundabout".

Other local reports said "all down the Edenderry road as well". It was also mentioned that a car was overturned in Emo but this is yet to be confirmed. 

"All through Port and out the Lea Road on them bad bends also. My van was slipping all over the place this morning."

"Oil all the way to Coolbanagher."

Take care on theses roads.

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