Tamaqua firefighters and police are on scene of a fuel spill at a condemned property along the 400 block of Pine Street (SR309) in Tamaqua. Officials were dispatched around 12:40 AM today (Sunday, August 30, 2015) for a hazardous materials incident in the basement of 417 Pine Street.
Firefighters could be seen gathering supplies to clean up the spill.
An official stated that Tamaqua Code enforcement has placed a condemned placard on the front of the home a few weeks ago.
Schuylkill Parcel locator online lists the property owner as Daniel Robert Deppen. (card)
Tamaqua Fire Police volunteers controlled vehicle and pedestrian traffic around the area.
No more information is known.