HAZMAT Incidents / Tuesday, June 23, 2020 @ 6:22 a.m.
Petroleum Incident in Trinidad
A new hazardous materials incident involving petroleum has been reported to the California Office of Emergency Services.
According to a report published by the office, the incident took place at or near waterways in Trinidad at around 5:45 a.m. today.
Here’s the description of the incident that was recorded by the Office of Emergency Services:
NRC Report states: "CALLER IS REPORTING VIA THIRD PARTY OF AN UNKNOWN SHEEN COMING FROM AN UNKNOWN VESSEL AT THE LOCATION PROVIDED IN TRINIDAD BAY."
REMEDIAL ACTIONS: "NOTIFIED TRINIDAD FIRE AND REQUEST THAT THEY INVESTIGATE, WILL NOTIFY SECTOR SAN FRANCISCO NEXT."
Release Secured: UNKNOWN
This was the third hazardous materials incident recorded by the Office of Emergency Services in the Trinidad area this year and the 38th petroleum spill in the county overall.