A Rubis truck reportedly transporting fuel to a Chaussee Road petrol station encountered a mishap this morning just before 9:00 a.m.
The cylindrical tank at the back became dislodged resulting in a fuel spillage on the ground.
The incident occured on Jeremie Street next to the Castries market.
The St. Lucia Fire Service was on the scene.
Police cordoned off the area soon after the incident.
No persons were injured.