RSS Feeds

Crews clean up manure spill in Howard County

Monday - 9/19/2011, 11:39am  ET

ELLICOTT CITY, Md. - Howard County highway crews have cleaned up a manure spill that covered a mile-and-a-half stretch of a street there.

Howard County Fire Battalion Chief Eric D. Proctor tells The Baltimore Sun ( that crews spent nearly three hours early Sunday cleaning up the liquid manure. The spill prompted street closures while crews cleaned the pavement.

The source of the manure was not known.


Information from: The Baltimore Sun,

(Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)