Oil spill cleanup on River Bann
Published Thursday, 09 August 2012
Department of the Environment officials are dealing with an oil spill on the River Bann on Thursday evening.
Oil is coating the surface of the lake. (© Pacemaker)
A boat sank close to Ballymoney on Wednesday, causing the spillage.
Local people told UTV a large part of the area is covered in diesel.
A statement from the DOE said: "A boat sank yesterday on the River Bann and created an oil spill.
"The oil spill is being dealt with."