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FUEL SLUDGE CAUSED TRAFFIC HOLD-UPS

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6 Jan 2012 Comments Off on FUEL SLUDGE CAUSED TRAFFIC HOLD-UPS

By PATSY McARDLE FUEL racketeers along the Mid-Monaghan Border with South Armagh caused some pre-Christmas traffic chaos when they dumped huge consignments of sludge from laundered diesel on a number of routes in South Monaghan, including the N2 Dublin-Derry Road near Carrickmacross prior to Christmas Eve. Fire services from Carrickmacross and Castleblayney were called out to deal with the emergency posed by the dumping at a number of locations and prevent oil slicks developing which it was feared would pose serious hazards for traffic. Gardai were forced ...