Gas mixed into kerosene tank at gas station in Cape May Co.

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (WPVI) -- Police are searching for people who purchased kerosene at a gas station in Cape May Court House, New Jersey because it may be mixed with gasoline.

Police say the gasoline was accidentally mixed in the kerosene tank at the Riggens Gas Station at 401 Route 9 South.

Officials say 85 gallons were put in the tank.

According to police, 14 purchases have been made since April 24.

So far, four people have been notified, but police are still looking for 10 others.

Authorities are concerned about someone putting the gasoline mix into a kerosene heater or lamp.

People who purchased the mix can bring it back for a refund.


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