Route 1 North in Saugus reopens after fuel leak

SAUGUS — Route 1 North in Saugus was reopened Wednesday after a fuel leak caused the northbound side of the highway to shut down.

A tanker truck with a minor fuel leak near Kappy’s Liquors caused the backup, shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday, according to State Police Spokesman David Procopio.

All lanes were closed for about half an hour.

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