A fuel spill on roads in Ocean Pines and Berlin has made for hazardous driving conditions this afternoon, Friday, Feb. 23.
According to Ocean Pines Public Works Director Eddie Wells, an outside company truck spilled diesel fuel from Mumford’s Landing in Ocean Pines, heading south on Ocean Parkway to the four-way stop at Manklin Creek Road, onto Route 589 south and to Route 50 west through the intersection at Friendship Road in Berlin. The truck responsible for the spill is not owned or operated by the Ocean Pines Association.
Ocean Pines Public Works has spread sand on roadways to improve traction and has coordinated with the Ocean Pines fire and police departments to help make driving safer. Drivers are encouraged to exercise caution and to avoid the affected areas if possible.
For more information, please contact Ocean Pines Public Works at 410-641-7425.