Tanker Truck Spills 5,000 Gallons of Milk near Waco

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WACO (April 8, 2013)—A tanker truck overturned Monday morning on the Highway 6 frontage road near the intersection with Loop 340 in Waco, spilling 5,000 gallons of milk and another 80 gallons of diesel fuel.

The driver was taken to a local hospital.

The truck was approaching the ramp to Highway 6 headed toward Marlin when it overturned.

Waco firefighters were cleaning up the mess Monday morning and said the area will be closed to traffic for several hours.