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PHOTOS: Boat sinks, creates fuel spill at Harrison Bay State Park

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Photo courtesy of Hamilton Co. EMS. Photo courtesy of Hamilton Co. EMS.
Photo courtesy of Hamilton Co. EMS. Photo courtesy of Hamilton Co. EMS.
Photo courtesy of Hamilton Co. EMS. Photo courtesy of Hamilton Co. EMS.
HARRISON, TN (WRCB) -

Hamilton County HazMat crews sprung into action Tuesday to help contain a gas spill caused by a sinking boat.

It happened at the marina in Harrison Bay State Park near Dockside restaurant.

Oil and gas from the boat were contained by inflatable barriers.

EMS spokeswoman Amy Maxwell says no knows why the boat sank at this time. She says the boat will have to be removed from the water so that insurance adjusters can determine the cause and the extent of damage.

No one was injured.

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