UPDATE: Chemical spill on St. Francis and River Rd. cleaned up

UPDATE: Chemical spill on St. Francis and River Rd. cleaned up

UPDATE: Traffic is back to normal and crews have cleaned up the chemical spill near River Road and St. Francis.

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Amarillo, TX - Crews are cleaning up a chemical spill near River Road and St. Francis.

A barrel with a flammable chemical called toluene fell off a semi.

Fire officials say the chemical does not pose a health risk to the area, but it is flammable so they are taking precautions as they work to clean it up.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area.