Division of Spill Prevention and Response

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Incident Description
Location The spill occurred on Marion Drive in Fairbanks, AK. Marion Drive is a dead end street within an industrial area. Traffic in this area is generally limited to the H&H shop traffic.
Product/Quantity H&H contractors initially reported it as a spill greater than 55 gallons of gasoline. They then later revised the estimate of volume spilled as 2,400 gallons
Cause A 5,000 gallon gasoline holding tank was pierced by a loader working the area.
Time/Date of Spill H&H Contractors estimated that the spill occurred on Wednesday, November 12, 2003 at 7:00 PM . The spill was reported to AST dispatch at approximately 7:30 AM on Thursday, November 13, 2003 , who faxed the spill report to DEC that morning.
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