Today (June 3, 2009) at approximately 1435 hrs the Fayetteville Fire Department responded to the area of Eastern Blvd and Russell Street in reference to a traffic hazard. A vehicle from Carolina By-Products leaked some of their product on the roadway. The product is not considered a public health hazard at this time but does create a road hazard if not properly removed from the roadway. Carolina By-Products currently has a clean-up crew on scene. Russell Street east from Eastern Blvd will be shut down for approximately 1 – 1 ½ hours while the clean-up takes place.
The Fayetteville Police Department has officers currently on scene assisting with traffic control.