Bell Island oil line cut deliberately

RCMP say that this weekend’s oil spill (perhaps to mark the 1 year anniversary of Deep Water Horizon?) on Bell Island was no accident, it was vandalism. A fuel line cut at a convenience store on Lance Cove Road spilled nearly 950 liters of oil onto the ground and into the building, causing extensive damage and thousands of dollars of cleanup costs.

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