50 Barrels of Oil Spilled in Orcutt
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.