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TPIC Crude Oil Discharge Delta Duck; 1, LA, USA

1, LA, USA | 2019-Apr-10

Initial Notification: On April 10, 2019, the USCG Sector New Orleans Incident Management Division (IMD) notied the NOAA SSC that the TPIC Delta Duck Facility had a 6 inch transfer line ball valve fail. TPIC initially reported 3 bbl of crude oil discharged into Delta National Wildlife Refuge's unnamed canal surrounding the facility.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 29° 14.73′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 11.95′ West