Alyeska Pipeline Spill Cleanup Complete

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage

Clean up crews working on the contained spill at Pump Station 9 on the Trans Alaska Pipeline are making progress. Alyeska spokeswoman Michelle Egan says the clean up of the pooled oil is complete.

Egan says the tank that overflowed is not back in service yet. The spill estimate is in the 5,000 barrel range. More exact numbers will be released when the clean up is complete.

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