Asphalt cement spill causes road closure in Bolingbroke

BOLINGBROKE, Ga. -- Pate Road in Bolingbroke is temporarily closed Friday due to an accident involving a tractor trailer full of asphalt cement.

According to Monroe County Sheriff Lawson Bittick, the spill caused minor exterior damage to multiple vehicles, though there were no injuries.

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Monroe County Road Department, Motor Carrier Compliance Division of the Department of Public Safety, Norfolk Southern Representatives and the Georgia EPD were on scene Friday to assess and clean up the damage.