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
response.epa.gov/waderoad

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.

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