Big State Logistics MP271 Parks Hwy Rollover

Location Parks Highway milepost 271, approximately 20 miles north of Healy.
Product/Quantity After transporting the offloaded fuel to Fairbanks for metering, BSL has determined that 1908 gallons of JP-8 aviation fuel was released to the DOT right-of-way, adjacent to State of Alaska owned land.
Cause Vehicle accident. A Big State tanker-trailer hauling JP-8 aviation fuel on the Parks Highway departed the roadway and rolled over, damaging the front tanker and causing the release.
Time/Date of Incident The incident occurred at approximately 2:30 a.m. on April 21, 2015. Big State reported the incident to the ADEC after-hours phone service at 2:45 a.m.


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