Spill Event in Lakeport Caused Several Road Closures

Local agencies responded to reports of a spill event in Lakeport yesterday morning which resulted in the closure of several roads. City of Lakeport issued a press release yesterday stating that 35 gallons of hydraulic fluid had spilled and affected several roadways within the north portion of the incorporated area of the City of Lakeport, including Lakeshore Boulevard and North High Street from Lange to Sixteenth. All of the closures were lifted by yesterday evening. City officials say the spill was caused by a Lakeport Disposal garbage truck, and said Lakeport Disposal was very cooperative on assisting with the spill.