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Underground Tank Leaks Oil Into Byram River

PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Emergency response teams were on the scene of an oil spill Friday in the Byram River on the New York-Connecticut border below Mill Street.Port Chester Fire Department Chief Kevin McMinn said the spill was most likely originating from an old oil tank in the ground, and appears to have been leaking since Thursday evening.

Private company TMC Environmental was called to assist with the cleanup. Follow this story for updates.

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