Hazmat spill across Highway 67 near Austin shuts down interstate

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LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. (KARK) — The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management confirms a hazardous chemical spilled across Highway 67 near Austin.

According to Melody Daniel with the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management, the hazardous material is reported to be sulfuric acid.

According to AR-DOT, the interstate is shut down and traffic is being diverted at the 28 mile marker.

This is a developing story.

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