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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Gasoline: Automotive (Unleaded) near Galena, TX 2017-09-03

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1189433
Incident Time: 2017-09-03 08:30:00
Nearest City: Galena, TX
Location: 12901 AMERICAN PETROLEUM ROAD
Incident Type: FIXED
Material: GASOLINE: AUTOMOTIVE (UNLEADED)
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: MAGELLAN PIPELINE CO
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 29.741483, -95.210181 (Approximated from street_address)
Reported Spill Volume: 461496 gallon
Report Description
THIS IS AN UPDATE TO REPORT 1189206. REPORT UPDATE TO REFLECT AMOUNT RELEASED OF 10988 BARRELS. THIS IS AN UPDATE TO INCIDENT REPORT NUMBER 1188977 AND INCIDENT REPORT NUMBER 1189014. CALLER STATED THE SPILL HAS NOW REACHED A WATERWAY (DITCH NEXT TO THE FACILITY AND THE HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL). PREVIOUS INCIDENT DESCRIPTION: ****THIS IS A CORRECTION TO NRC REPORT # 1188977**** CORRECTION: THE AMOUNT OF RELEASED "GASOLINE TYPE PRODUCT" IS NOW 1000 BARRELS INSTEAD OF "UNKNOWN" ACCORDING TO THE GAS GAUGES. THE INCIDENT CAUSE IS "FLOOD" INSTEAD OF "UNKNOWN". ORIGINAL: THE RP IS REPORTING A DISCHARGE OF A "GASOLINE TYPE PRODUCT" (EXACT PRODUCT IS CURRENTLY UNKNOWN) DUE TO UNKNOWN CAUSES. RP STATED THAT THE FACILITY WAS EVACUATED DUE TO THE DISCHARGE, EXACT HEAD COUNT IS UNKNOWN. NO REPORTED INJURIES AT THIS TIME. THE IMPACT IS FLOOD WATERS ON THE PROPERTY. **RP STATED IT IS UNKNOWN IF THE PRODUCT CAME FROM A STORAGE TANK ON THE PROPERTY OR A PIPELINE.
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ID:9d172771-dbb6-3128-a05b-fbccc1e2c3f4
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-09-03 08:30:00
Location:29.7414831 -95.2101812
Tags:NRC, release, fuel, BigSpill