New Orleans road closed after 1,000 gallons of syrup spills from truck

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New Orleans police officers were forced to shut down a street after a container truck carrying 1,000 gallons of syrup started leaking the supply.

The spill, which reportedly happened around 6:30 p.m. Monday, shut down the road and remained closed until after 9 a.m. Tuesday morning.

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Police said the spill was a hazard to drivers, FOX8 reported.

The type of syrup was not confirmed by police, but one Twitter user claimed it was molasses.

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The driver was issued three citations for improper loading, and violating size and weight limits, FOX8 reported.