Queensland Fire and Emergencies services are currently on scene of a 1km oil spill at Yarwun.
Queensland Fire and Emergencies services are currently on scene of a 1km oil spill at Yarwun.

Council to clean-up 1km oil spill at Yarwun

UPDATE 10.15AM:

Gladstone Regional Council said they received a request to assist QFES with the clean-up for a spill that goes from outside Cement Australia to the Cleanaway Depot at Guerassimoff Road, Yarwun.

Cement Australia and Cleanaway Depot have both been contacted for comment. 

More to come.

INITIAL:

QUEENSLAND Fire and Emergency Services are currently on scene of a 1km oil spill at Yarwun.

A QFES spokeswoman said two crews were called to reports of a large oil spill on Landing Road at 6.20am.

She said the source of the spill may have been a truck with a broken hydraulic line.

The truck reportedly drove for 1km with the leak before stopping and remaining on scene.

She said Gladstone Regional Council have been notified and are organising a clean up this morning.

More to come.