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Incident Report from the DOW 2-28-2011 “Diesel Spill”

February 28, 2011
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Click here to Download the Full Report Selected Report Condition ( s ): Incident ID = 2324053 Page 1 of 2 2/28/2011 Incident Description Report 2324053 Emergency Letcher Whitesburg 2/12/2011 11:47:00AM L709 L ead Investigator : Env Protection Status : County : Municipality : Latitude : Longitude : Priority : Occurrence Date : End...

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Whitesburg Water Plant Issued Notice of Violation after Diesel Spill

February 26, 2011
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http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/22/1643957/whitesburgs-water-plant-issued.html The Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection has issued a notice of violation at Whitesburg’s water treatment plant for problems found during a diesel spill earlier this month into the North Fork of the Kentucky River upstream from the plant. The notice, issued Friday, “specifies that there was a problem with proper operation of...

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Time Line of Diesel Spill Events as Documented by the Kentucky Division of Water

February 19, 2011
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Timeline of events for Whitesburg diesel spill Feb. 12, 2011 Sat., Feb. 12 At approximately noon on Saturday, Feb. 12, the Whitesburg drinking water plant notified the Kentucky Environmental Response Team (ERT) that several customers had called the plant to report they detected a diesel smell in their tap water. The plant investigated and...

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Updates on the Diesel Spill from the Division of Water

February 14, 2011
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As of 4pm on Monday February 14th 2011, the report by the Division of Water on the diesel Spill in Whitesburg goes as follows; The tests have proven positive for diesel being in the North Fork of the Kentucky River. The initial report to authorities was made by local citizens who reported an odd...

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Coverage of the water advisory in the Lexington Herald-Leader

February 13, 2011
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The Herald-Leader published a piece indicating that the current advisory stems from a fuel spill: http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/13/1633015/fuel-spill-in-north-fork-of-kentucky.html#more

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