News

Fuel Leak At Wawa West Delray Beach, Expect Traffic Issues

Delray Beach Florida News Palm Beach County

Happened Just Before 5:45 p.m. Sunday. Expect Police, Fire On Scene Into The Evening.

News

BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — DEVELOPING AT 5:55 p.m. — Palm Beach County Fire Rescue is on the scene of a fuel leak at Wawa just west of 441 on Atlantic Avenue.

Initial reports suggest 15 gallons of unleaded fuel leaked onto the ground. That is enough for environmental experts to be called to the scene.

PBSO is also being called to control traffic in the area.

The gas station is on the Southwest corner of U.S. 441/SR7 and Atlantic Avenue. Our sources say the station will be closed until the fuel leak is cleaned up. Expect the scene to remain active into the evening. While 15 gallons may not seem like a lot, it’s enough for Florida’s Department of Environmental Resources and other agencies to be notified.

There are no streams or bodies of water in the immediate area.

 

Content copyright © 2022 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. BocaNewsNow.com ® is a registered trademark. BocaRudeton™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. Sirens™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “You hear sirens, we know where they went,”™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “Don’t Want To Be Seen Here? Don’t Be Rude Here!™” is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit BocaNewsNow.com on air. Print must refer to BocaNewsNow.com. Online must link to BocaNewsNow.com. We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at) bocanewsnow.com. Call 866-4-FL-NEWS. Arrest reports are police accusations. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law. 

News. Free. As It Happens. Subscribe To Our Updates.