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U.S. Coast Guard investigating Port Canaveral fuel spill

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(Photo courtesy of Port Canaveral)

PORT CANAVERAL, Fla. – U.S. Coast Guard officials are investigating after an unconfirmed amount of fuel spilled onto the dock and in the water at Port Canaveral Tuesday morning, News 6 partner Florida Today reported.

The spill occurred around 9:30 a.m. from the New Constellation tanker, according to Petty Officer 3rd Class Ryan Dickinson with the U.S. Coast Guard. 

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"It is secured and the cleanup is ongoing," Dickinson said.

The U.S. Coast Guard investigates all fuel spills at the port. 

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