Moon-Hines Flowline Spill

Eucutta, MS - Region IV

 

Site Contact:

Leo Francendese
OSC

francendese.leo@epa.gov

Eucutta Rd
Eucutta, MS 39630
response.epa.gov/moon-hinesflowlinespill

Latitude: 31.7561130
Longitude: -88.8549990
NRC#: 1070440

OSC was deployed on the morning of January 8th, 2014 to respond to an oil spill in Eucutta, MS. Approximately 50 barrels of oil and 40 bbls of brine discharged from a flow line break that is connected to a tank battery. RP is responding. OSC and MSDEQ are providing oversite and direction thru Unified Command. USCG GST is assisting the OSC. Spill has entered into unnamed tributaries, Wagon Branch and a wetland impacting approximately 8 acres and 8 property parcels stretched out over approximately 2200 linear feet. Wayne County EMA and MS Oil and Gas Board are participating agencies.


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