Quick work by crews, Fire District 1 minimized oil spilled to lake, city says

City of Edmonds Public Works Director Phil Williams said Friday afternoon that he believes that public works employees were successful in catching much of the diesel oil spilled into a storm drain Friday morning before it made its way into Lake Ballinger. The oil was spilled when an Allied Waste garbage truck hit a pole…

City crews monitoring Lake Ballinger after diesel spill into storm drain

The City of Edmonds reported Friday morning that an Allied Waste truck struck a pole in the Burlington Coat Factory parking lot at 24111 Highway 99 in Edmonds and spilled diesel fuel into the City’s storm water system on 242nd Avenue Southwest. “If you see diesel fuel in the storm system or in the lake,…