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Tractor-trailer jackknifed on Route 1 in Revere, causing fuel spill

A tractor-trailer jackknifed and ruptured its fuel tank on Route 1 in Revere Monday, closing lanes for more than an hour, officials said.

Shorlty after noon, State Police said the left lane of Route 1 north was closed because of the crash and fuel spill. For a time, only the breakdown lane was open but all lanes reopened by 1:30, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The Revere Fire Department, state Department of Transportation, state Department of Environmental Protection, and the State Police responded to the accident.

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