Motor Vehicle Accident - 10/30/01
JAMES CITY COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT
On Monday, October 30th, the James City County Fire Department and the York County Fire Departments responded to a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 64 near mile post 244 in the East bound lane. This location is in James City County, and is between the new Busch Gardens Exit and the Naval Weapons Station Exit. A tractor trailer truck driven by Mr. Mickey Winland of Moundsville, Virginia was found approximately 30 feet from the roadway. Mr. Winland is 32 years old.
The call was dispatched at 03:36 a.m. Monday morning. Fire Department units stayed on the scene until 6:15 a.m. A fuel tank on the truck was dislodged spilling less than an estimated 55 gallons of diesel fuel. Fire Department units stayed on the scene to manage the mitigation of the fuel spill.