Officials suspend some operations at terminal after spill.
Authorities were at the scene of a spill at the Buckeye Terminal in Port Reading that sent an unknown amount of diesel fuel into the Arthur Kill Waterway, officials said Friday.
The mishap was reported around 7:15 p.m Thursday and occurred during a product transfer at the terminal, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
"Due to high winds and rain at the time of the incident, facility personnel were unable to...
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