06/15/2015 11:10 EDT | Updated 06/15/2016 01:12 EDT

Crews contain apparent diesel spill in downtown Vancouver inlet

VANCOUVER - Crews are containing what is believed to be a diesel spill in Vancouver's False Creek.Jeff Brady with the Canadian Coast Guard says hundreds of metres of containment booms have been set up off Granville Island.He says the oily sheen on the water appears to be fuel, but its source and size have yet to be confirmed.Police have closed a portion of the seawall downtown as a precaution. (News 1130)