Division of Spill Prevention and Response

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Horizon Rollover-Byers Creek



Incident Description
Location Mile 145 of the Parks Highway near Byers Creek
Product/Quantity An estimated 130 gallons of diesel fuel, and small undetermined amounts of engine fluids, oil, and antifreeze were spilled.
Cause Tractor trailer accident.
Time/Date of Incident 1:30 AM on June 21, 2006. The spill was reported to ADEC by the State Troopers at 3:30 AM on June 21, 2006. An ADEC responder was on site at 5:30 AM on June 21, 2006.
Situation Reports
06/21/2006 (PDF 21K)
06/22/2006 (PDF 169K)
09/11/2006 (PDF 192K) -- FINAL
 
Photos

June 21, 2006

Horizon truck rollover at Byers Creek. Horizon truck rollover at Byers Creek. Horizon truck rollover at Byers Creek.
Cleanup workers retrieving fuel tank. Horizon truck rollover at Byers Creek.
June 22, 2006
Excavating contaminated soil from North side of Byers Creek View of the excavated area on the South side of Byers Creek Closer view of the excavated area on the South side of Byers Creek
Contaminated soil stockpile staged at a pull off South of Byers Creek bridge DOT reparing the damaged guard rails
For more information

John Brown at 269-7688 or 907-748-1639 (cell)