VANDALIA, Ohio (WDTN) -- A fuel spill shut down a Vandalia gas station for more than an hour and led to a Hazmat call Tuesday morning.
The spill was reported at the Shell gas station in the 500 block of W. National Road, near Helke Road around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Fire officials say a gas pump malfunctioned, leading to the spill. Firefighters at the scene say employees at the gas station did a good job of shutting down the pump quickly to minimize the amount of fuel spilled.
According to firefighters, the amount of fuel spilled was below the EPA requirements for reporting a spill.
The spill was cleaned up and the gas station reopened just after 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.Grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for all the latest news, weather and sports. Follow @WDTN