Oil spill in Kingston closes laneway

A LANEWAY has been blocked off in Kingston following a spill of cooking oil.

ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the incident in Highgate Lane off Jardine Street just after 11am today.

Fire crews arrived to find about 350 litres of cooking oil had fallen from a truck on to the road and into a nearby drain.

Sand and absorbent has been applied to the spill.

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