OOPS! Mishaps of modern transportation cause curious spills

August 28th, 2013 @ // No Comments

The literary meaning of “Purgatory” is a place of purification, of cleansing from one’s sins. It ‘s appropriate, then, that the load of dish detergent spilled from a tractor-trailer wreck on a Botetourt County, Virginia highway July 2nd ran into Purgatory Creek. Fortunately, the Roanoke Times reports that our recent heavy rains diluted the spill, reducing [...]