SAVANNAH,GA ( May 10, 2012) An oil spill stretching west on East President Street onto the entrance ramp of the Truman Parkway has slowed traffic in the area.

 Sand trucks were being assigned to the area to cover the oil about 2 p.m.

 Traffic is allowed to continue but Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police recommend motorists who can avoid the area if possible and use extreme caution when driving through the area.

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