Acid spill at church car park

About 25 Litres of Hydrochloric acid have been spilled from a container onto a church car park in Faringdon, Oxfordshire.

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Acid spill at church car park in Oxfordshire

A church car park was closed after 25 litres of Hydrochloric acid spilled from a container in Faringdon, Oxfordshire. It happened at 10.15am yesterday. The container and the spill were quickly contained and cleared up by Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue crews dressed in protective equipment.

Incident Commander Station Manager Mike Adcock said: 'The quick action of members of the public in calling the Fire and Rescue Service, enabled the service to arrive promptly and effectively deal with the spill.'

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