Mahoning firefighters clean up nail spill during storm
Route 443 in Mahoning Township was closed Saturday night as fire crews worked to remove nails from the roadway.
The incident began shortly after 9 p.m. when it was reported traffic had stopped along the highway at the intersection with Springhouse road. It appears a bucket or barrel of nails was dropped on the road. Mahoning Valley firefighters were using brooms and leaf blowers in an attempt to remove the nails.
The incident occurred during a hard downpour.
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