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Garbage Truck Leaks Fluid Throughout Hawthorne Apartment Complex

Firefighters and employees of the trash hauler sopped up the spill.
Firefighters and employees of the trash hauler sopped up the spill. Photo Credit: PHOTOS: Michael Jannicelli

A garbage truck leaked hydraulic fluid throughout a Hawthorne apartment complex early Friday evening.

Some streets at the Lafayette Hills complex were temporarily closed while the spill was cleaned up.

Responders included members of the borough Fire Department, Rescue Squad and Special Operations unit.

Michael Jannicelli contributed to this account.

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