UPDATE: Hawkins County EMA Director Gary Murrell said 49 gallons of gas spilled onto the road, but did not get in the waterway.
According to Murrell, the gas spill happened at the Liberty Market on East Main Street after a gas pump reportedly came apart.
Murrell said the road was closed for a little over an hour and said traffic was detoured.
HAWKINS COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Hawkins County emergency management officials confirmed to News Channel 11 that crews are working to clean up a gas spill from a station on Main Street.
The road is closed at the intersection of Short and Main streets in Rogersville.
It is unknown how long the intersection will be closed.
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