Lisle, IL – A diesel spill at the Shell Gas Station located at the intersection of Route 53 and Maple Avenue has prompted a coordinated response from local police and fire departments.
The incident, occurring early Friday afternoon, has caused notable traffic disruptions in the area. According to the Lisle Police Department, the spill’s severity is still being assessed, and they are actively assisting the fire department in containment efforts.
Authorities have advised residents and commuters to avoid the vicinity to facilitate emergency operations and to ensure public safety.
The cause of the spill is currently under investigation, with updates expected as more information becomes available. Local officials are urging the public to stay informed and to follow detour signs and guidance from law enforcement officers managing the scene.