Reports Of Chemical Spill On Padre Island


Corpus Christi, Texas—Emergency crews responded to reports of a chemical spill on North Padre Island Monday afternoon.

Nueces  County ESD #2 posted information on their Facebook page concerning the incident near Newport Beach between Corpus Christi and Port Aransas.

Officials with the agency confirmed on Monday that the incident involved a container of diesel and that no fuel actually spilled.

It is unclear exactly how the incident occurred at this time.

This is a developing story.