50 Barrels of Oil Spilled in Orcutt

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50 Barrels of Oil Spilled in Orcutt
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By edhat staff

Approximately 50 barrels of light crude oil spilled in Orcutt on Thursday.

The spill took place in the 7000 block of Graciosa Road in a riparian area, reports Santa Barbara County Fire Captain Daniel Bertucelli.

The oil pipe was clamped and no further oil spilled. 

A Santa Barbara County Fire Department oil and gas representative and a California Department of Fish and Wildlife: Office of Spill Prevention and Response representative were on scene.

A supervised cleanup took place on Thursday.

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Emmenanthe Sep 15, 2019 08:47 AM
50 Barrels of Oil Spilled in Orcutt

. . . and for those that do not know, "riparian" = creek channel. Even if it's a minor creek channel. So, the oil company responsible is ?

biguglystick Sep 14, 2019 10:57 AM
50 Barrels of Oil Spilled in Orcutt

OHhhh. Where are all the Republican oil proponents that are bickering on the Salud Carbajal article now? No comments? Crickets.....?

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