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Midtown »

Oil Truck Hose Breaks and Sprays Passersby on Seventh Avenue, FDNY Says

Four people were sprayed with heating oil and had to take emergency decontamination showers.

Mariners Harbor »

Oil Spill Off Staten Island Didn't Damage Bird Sanctuary, Coast Guard Says

The oil spill in the Kill Van Kull had no impact on Shooters Island Bird Sanctuary, officials said.

Mariners Harbor »

Rescuers Spot 15 Birds Oiled After Fuel Spill Off Staten Island

The U.S. Coast Guard said 2,900 birds are in the affected area.

Mariners Harbor »

Oil Spill Off Staten Island Shoreline Threatens Bird Sanctuary

A barge spilled fuel oil into the Kill Van Kull, which spread to Shooter's Island, on Friday.

Throgs Neck »

Truck Leaks 40 Gallons of Fuel on Throgs Neck Expressway

Firefighters were on the scene late Wednesday night helping to clean up the spill.

East Elmhurst »

Hundreds of Gallons of Fuel Spill Into Parking Lot Near LaGuardia Airport

Fire department officials said the spill has been contained and no one was injured. 

Astoria & Long Island City »

Gas Truck Crash on Brooklyn-Queens Expressway Snarls Traffic

A gasoline truck was involved in a crash on the BQE in Astoria that caused a fuel spill Wednesday.

Downtown »

Fuel Spill Closes Part of Park Row Near City Hall

FDNY and HazMat crews responded after 30 gallons of fuel oil spilled on the street in front of 3 Park Row.