Marathon Pipeline Gasoline Spill-Iroquois County, Illinois

 
Site Contact:
Verneta Simon
on-scene coordinator

(simon.verneta@epa.gov)

Site Location:
Gilman, IL 60938
response.epa.gov/MarathonGilman
NRC#: 1310673

On Wednesday, July 14, 2021, a 12-inch gasoline pipeline operated by Marathon Pipeline was struck by a third-party. The pipeline was shut down at 1345 CDT and a cleanup is underway. Marathon has deployed booms. Gasoline has reached a drainage ditch which flows to Spring Creek. Spring Creek flows to the Iroquois River. Vacuum trucks are on scene to recover gasoline.