SALINA, Kan. - A 10-mile section of Interstate 70 in east-central Kansas was closed after a semi-trailer rolled, spilling about 500 gallons of ethanol.
The Salina Journal reports (http://bit.ly/12yXNN8) the spill occurred in Lincoln County on Sunday morning. The driver was taken to a Salina hospital, but no other injuries were reported.
Westbound lanes were opened up by early afternoon, but the highway patrol said the 10-mile eastbound section of the highway remained closed Sunday evening while crews continued cleaning up the spill.
Emergency officials said the spill was contained and does not pose any danger to the area.