HAZMAT Incidents / Friday, May 21, 2021 @ 8:38 a.m.

Incident in Eureka

A new hazardous materials incident 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 Eureka at around 8 a.m. today.

Here’s the description of the incident that was recorded by the Office of Emergency Services:

RP states that an unknown amount of mixture of white foam and oil was released into the Eureka Slough from a nearby establishment. The release is still ongoing.

This was the 13th hazardous materials incident recorded by the Office of Emergency Services in the Eureka area this year.

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