Tarentum fire crews called out for gravel spill along West 7th Avenue


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Tarentum, Pa. – Police and Fire crews responded to the off-ramp of Ross Street and West 7th Avenue during the Monday afternoon rush hour after a cement truck lost part of its load spilling gravel on the roadway forcing heavy traffic control by emergency officials.

Traffic headed East of SR 366 could not exit onto West 7th Avenue as fire crews cleared the gravel from the roadway. A short time later, the roadway was hosed down and traffic resumed normal flow.


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