Fairbanks Memorial Hospital UST Overfill

Location The release occurred at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital located in Fairbanks, Alaska. The incident occurred at an FMH parking lot in the hospital's maintenance and operations section.
Product/Quantity FMH estimates the spill volume at 400-600 gallons of #2 diesel.
Cause Overfill of an underground storage tank during fuel transfer between two 20,000-gallon capacity underground storage tanks (USTs).
Time/Date of Incident 8:30 p.m., October 8, 2015


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