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Cargo Plane Crash, Trinity Bay,TX

Anahuac, TX 77514, USA | 2019-Feb-23

Initial Notification: On February 23, 2019, a Boeing 767 cargo plane crashed into Trinity Bay, Texas. Aircraft reported to be carrying 24,000 gallons of JP-5 (heavy kerosene). Sector Houston-Galveston and Texas General Land Office (TGLO) responded. Large debris field was present, no visible sheen or recoverable oil. TGLO provided fate analysis, CG requested no additional products. Recovery operations suspended at nightfall.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:JP-5 (Heavy Kerosene
Total amount at risk of spill: 24,000 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 29° 45.80′ North
Longitude (approximate): 94° 42.90′ West