Train hits diesel tanker near Union Pacific Rail Yard

CREATED Mar. 1, 2013 - UPDATED: Mar. 1, 2013

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Web Producer: Mekita Rivas

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A train hit a diesel tanker east of Campbell and south of 22nd Street near the Union Pacific Rail Yard Friday morning around 4 a.m. 

Captain Barrett Baker with TFD tells KGUN9 that 500 to 1,000 gallons could be leaking from the tanker. 

The driver of the tanker was taken to a local hospital, according to Baker, with minor injuries.