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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.
Time/Date of Incident
8:30 p.m., October 8, 2015
Spill Number
15309928101
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).

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October 9, 2015