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Unified Command: Alaska Petroleum Mile 48 Richardson Hwy

Location
Mile 48 Richardson Highway
Time/Date of Incident
The vehicle accident occurred approximately 6:30 p.m. on December 9, 2014. Alaska Petroleum Distributor reported the incident to ADEC at 2:30 a.m. on December 10.
Spill Number
14229934301
Product/Quantity
Alaska Petroleum Distributors estimated approximately 4,400 gallons of low sulfur diesel fuel were released.
Cause
Winter driving conditions caused the vehicle to veer far to the right, causing the second tanker trailer to rollover into the ditch.

Unified Command and Personnel

  • FOSC - Bob Whittier, EPA
  • SOSC - Steve Russell, ADEC

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