Dalton Highway Truck Rollover MP 309.5 Diesel Release

Location Dalton Highway Milepost 309.5. The spill occurred on State owned land within the North Slope Borough (Lat/long: 68? 48.540N, 148? 49.081W)
Product/Quantity The spilled product is diesel fuel. Based on a gauging of the tank of recovered fuel on February 12, 2014, Eggor estimates that the spill volume is 2188.5 gallons. The tank contained 8246.5 gallons when it was last filled on February 11, 2014.
Cause Truck went off the road. Upon impact, the rear compartment of the trailer was split open.
Time/Date of Incident An Eggor driver went off the road while hauling fuel to Deadhorse from North Pole at 11:24 p.m. on February 11, 2014. The spill was reported to ADEC by Eggor through the after-hours reporting line at 7:33 a.m. February 12, 2014.

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