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DS-5 Access Road Vac Truck Rollover



Incident Description
Location BPXA Drill Site 5 access road, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska.
Product/Quantity A total of 165 barrels (6930 gals) of diesel was released to a frozen pond and to the tundra.
Cause Truck rollover due to human error.
Time/Date of Incident 09:00 AM on April 8, 2007. The spill was reported to ADEC by the State Troopers at 09:45 AM on April 8, 2007
Situation Reports
04/09/2007 (PDF 37K)
04/10/2007 (PDF 37K)
04/12/2007 (PDF 37K)
04/16/2007 (PDF 40K)
12/03/2007 (PDF 37K) updated --FINAL
 
Photos
DS-5 Access Road Vac Truck Rollover -- Diesel Spill DS-5 Access Road Vac Truck Rollover -- Diesel Spill DS-5 Access Road Vac Truck Rollover -- Diesel Spill DS-5 Access Road Vac Truck Rollover -- Diesel Spill
For more information

Ed Meggert, ADEC, 451-2124