A HAZMAT general warning has been issued after a crash this morning in the shire of Serpentine-Jarrahdale, with roads closed.
The Department of Fire and Emergency Services has issued a hazmat general warning for the diesel spill on Hopkinson Road near the intersection of Abernethy Road.
According to the warning, diesel has spilled on the road after a traffic accident involving a truck was reported at 10.53am.
Hopkinson Road between Thomas Street and Abernethy Road is closed.
11:58 AM – Diesel Spill in OAKFORD in the SHIRE OF SERPENTINE-JARRAHDALE: https://t.co/ZSEIQCTb4B
— DFES (@dfes_wa) August 12, 2019
Firefighters are on the scene and Department of Water and Environmental Regulation are providing technical support.
A DFES spokesperson said there were two appliances from Welshpool fire service at the scene.
DFES advises for motorists to stay away from the area.