Fuel tank splits causing spillage in St Albans

A CAR hit a rock leaving fuel gushing out over the road last week. The incident involving a black Ford Fiesta happened at around 2am on Friday morning along Mile House Lane, St Albans. The woman driving was uninjured but the car s fuel tank split and a l

A CAR hit a rock leaving fuel gushing out over the road last week.

The incident involving a black Ford Fiesta happened at around 2am on Friday morning along Mile House Lane, St Albans.

The woman driving was uninjured but the car's fuel tank split and a large amount of petrol spilled out onto the road.

Police were called to the scene along with Herts Highways, which cleared up the spillage and laid down a thick layer of salt.