Sunken boat causes fuel spill in water near Hampton University

Photo: @HamptonVaFire/Twitter

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Fire crews are on scene of a fuel spill in the water in the 400 block of E. Queen Street, near Hampton University.

The fire department said in a tweet that a sunken boat caused the spill.

Firefighters are now working to mitigate the hazard the spill may cause to the water.

Stay with for updates to this developing story.