Fuel leak at Sanford Airport spurs emergency response

Multiple emergency crews responded to a fuel leak at the Orlando Sanford International Airport on Saturday morning.

Crews from the Sanford and Seminole County Fire Departments, as well as the OSIA Fire Department Station 51 unit responded to the fuel leak on Saturday, August 27, at the airport, which is located at 1200 Red Cleveland Boulevard.

Emergency crews respond to fuel leak at OSIA
Crews respond to Orlando Sanford International Airport after a fuel leak was reported

According to authorities, approximately 100 gallons of fuel were spilled onto the ground while plane was being refueled by an aircraft refueling truck.

The hazard was mitigated without incident and no injuries were reported.

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