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Diestel Billed For Turkey Spill

Sonora, CA– The Tuolumne County Public Works Department has asked Diestel Turkey Ranch to pay for damages caused by a spill last month on Lyons Bald Mountain Road.

According to Public Works Director, Peter Rei, the accident on October 28th involving spilled turkey parts, caused $2,455 of county resources including time for labor, equipment and six tons of sand.

Rei said meetings are being planned to discuss further ways to prevent future incidents. A similar accident of spilled turkey parts happened in July of 2009.

Written by tina.falco@mlode.com