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Officials: Leak contained after tanker overturned in northwest Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Emergency crews are on the scene of a haz-mat situation after a tanker truck overturned in northwest Charlotte.

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, crews were called out to CSX Way and Toddville road on Monday morning after a tanker truck overturned.

Haz-mat crews were called to the scene.

WBTV has learned that around 1 p.m. the leak from the overturned truck was contained and crews began unloading the product.

Power lines were downed during the incident.

Residents are being asked to avoid the area, but no evacuations have been ordered.

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