100 Gallons of Chemical Spill into Susquehanna River
TOWANDA — About 100 gallons of a solvent similar to kerosene spilled into the Susquehanna River in Bradford County Wednesday afternoon, according to officials with Global Tungsten and Powders Corporation.
Boat crews and EMTs gathered at the company in Towanda. They have been out on the river using absorbent materials to clean up the spill.
Boating and river travel is restricted between Hornbrook Park river access and the Wysox Bridge river access until at least Thursday night.
Officials with Global Tungsten and Powders Corporation believe the spill will be cleaned up by Thursday afternoon in the Susquehanna River in Bradford County.