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The Moorhead Fire Department's Hazardous Materials Chemical Assessment Team leaves the scene of a truck accident Wednesday morning after being called in to assist in the cleanup after a truck hauling hydrochloric acid struck a herd of cows on Highway 62 early Wednesday morning. (Sarah Smith/Enterprise)

UPDATED: Chemical spill closes section of Highway 64 for nine hours

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A four-mile stretch of Highway 64 south of Akeley was blocked off early Wednesday morning after a driver carrying hydrochloric acid came over a hill and struck some cows in the road, spilling its load inside the truck bed when it shifted on impact. The highway reopened at 11 a.m.


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