Posts Tagged ‘ spill ’

Jenkins KY Incident

May 10, 2011
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Headwaters hasĀ  gotten reports of a potential chemical spill in Jenkins, Kentucky. There have been substantiated reports of foam present in the stream and a major fish kill. Headwaters volunteers went to one of the reported sites, Smokey Row, and saw 4-5 feet of foam in the stream, however residents reported that prior to...

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Further Update on the Whitesburg Diesel Spill

February 14, 2011
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Here are more recent stories in the Herald Leader on the Spill. Don Childers makes a statement. http://www.kentucky.com/2011/02/14/1634853/whitesburg-water-remains-unusable.html http://www.wkyt.com/wymtnews/headlines/Whitesburg_still_cannot_use_water_116194669.html http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wuky/news.newsmain?action=article&ARTICLE_ID=1762704 http://www.istockanalyst.com/article/viewiStockNews/articleid/4888421

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What do the citizens think about this third diesel spill? The writing is on the wall.

February 14, 2011
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“My skin is on fire after taking a shower and I could smell it. If you live in town DO NOT USE THE WATER!” “Diesel has contaminated the Water supply again…. Source has not been determined yet as of this time. This is NOT the water company’s fault, it’s the fault of who ever...

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