Residents rush to fill up gas tanks ahead of storm

BROOKLYN - (08/27/11) THE BRONX - Gas stations across the borough were busy today as residents hurried to fill their gas tanks ahead of Hurricane Irene.

Officials had urged residents to fill up their vehicle's gas tank ahead of the storm as a precaution.

Many drivers say they were worried that if they didn't fill up early, that gas stations might run out of fuel.

Weather CenterNews 12 Traffic and Weather

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 Brooklyn hit the streets to ask 1 Word on the Street: GPS devices
2 VIDEO: Brooklyn Botanic Garden to host annual Sakura Matsuri Festival
Sea Cliff's Troy Ramey was voted off 'The 3 Elisa's Entertainment for 4/26
News 12 Long Island has won the regional 4 News 12 Long Island wins regional Edward R. Murrow Award
At least six people have been arrested and 5 Six arrested, 4 more sought in Coney Island gang assault video

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE