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Tesoro KPL Facility Crude Oil/Water Mixture

Location
Tesoro Kenai Pipe Line (KPL) Facility, Nikiski, Alaska (Lat/Long: 60.685319, -151.391169)
Time/Date of Incident
3:15 p.m. December 18, 2016
Spill Number
16239935301
Product/Quantity
Tesoro estimated 165 gallons of crude oil/water mixture were released to the environment. The oil/water mixture ratio is unknown. Tesoro reported approximately 55 gallons were released to the secondary containment area and 110 gallons were released outside of the secondary containment area.
Cause
The cause of the spill is unknown at this time and is being investigated.

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December 20, 2016