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Fuel spill at Harveys Lake in Luzerne County – WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

An investigation is underway after gasoline spilled into the marina at Harveys Lake in Luzerne Count…….

An investigation is underway after gasoline spilled into the marina at Harveys Lake in Luzerne County.

HARVEYS LAKE, Pa. — Based mostly on the Division of Environmental Shield, the spill at Harveys Lake occurred round 4 Saturday afternoon.

A paddleboarder noticed the spill and referred to as it in.

Officers think about the spill acquired here from A ship.

The marina was closed, and swimmers have been requested To go away the water for about two hours.

“We pulled in, we noticed All of the gasoline, however we Did not assume something about it,” said Richard Mapes of Bloomsburg. “We Did not understand how dangerous it was. We have been extra hungry.”

The investigation has been handed over to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Fee.

Officers say the spill was contained to the marina and Didn’t attain the lake right here in Luzerne County.