Wade Road Oil Spill

Owosso, MI - Region V


Site Contact:

Tricia Edwards/Kim Churchill
On-Scene Coordinator

edwards.tricia@epa.gov; churchill.kimberly@epa.gov

1999 N. Wade Road
Owosso, MI 48867

Latitude: 43.0287368
Longitude: -84.2596776
NRC#: 1134347

The State of Michigan was alerted to an oil spill around 9am EST on 11/26/15. Upon investigation MDEQ observed oil in County Drain near Wade Road in Owosso, Michigan. The drain is a tributary to the Shiawassee River. The product observed was a thick black petroleum oil. The source is currently unknown.

The Shiawassee County Emergency Management Coordinator and MDEQ requested U.S. EPA assistance at approximately 1930 hrs.


For additional information, visit the Pollution/Situation Report (Pol/Sitreps) section.