Spilt oil solidifies at Beauvale Brook in Eastwood

Picture posted on the Midlands' Environment Agency Twitter account.
Picture posted on the Midlands' Environment Agency Twitter account.

The Environment Agency and Severn Trent Water are working to remove an oil spillage from the water at Beauvale Brook in Eastwood.

As the above picture shows, the spilt oil has now solidified.

Officers are investigating the source of the pollution.

People are urged to report any environmental incidents to the Environment Agency's hotline on 0800 807060.