Bemidji Diesel Fuel Spill Contained Today

An estimated 75 gallons of diesel fuel spilled Thursday in Bemidji after a valve for a backup power generator failed. The Bemidji Fire Department responded just after 3 PM to a report of a large diesel spill in the alley behind 519 Beltrami Ave. NW in downtown Bemidji. Containment and clean-up continued today.