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Gas tanker leaks after accident in Hewlett


A two-vehicle accident on Peninsula Boulevard in Hewlett near Mill Road caused a tanker truck to leak oil onto the roadway at 1:30 a.m. on March 12, according to Nassau police.

There were no injuries reported and the immediate area was closed for fire department clean up, police said.

The accident was near Woodmere Middle School and Yeshiva of South Shore. The middle school is on a two-our delay for students, who do not have to report until 11:10 a.m. Staff expected at regular time, district officials said.