Division of Spill Prevention and Response

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Incident Description
Location The spill occurred on Philips Field Road near Fox Road in Fairbanks , Alaska . The property is owned by the Alaska Rail Road and leased by Flowline Alaska .
Product/Quantity Interior Fuels reports that 1,600 gallons of diesel fuel were released.
Cause The driver accidentally drove a fuel tanker truck containing 3,280 gallons of #2 diesel fuel off the road. The vehicle rolled over and the two fuel compartments ruptured. The driver was uninjured.
Time/Date of Spill The spill occurred at 5:45 AM on June 20, 2004 . The Fairbanks Police Department (FPD) was notified immediately. FPD called the Department of Environmental Conservation at 7:00 AM .
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