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Oil in Utah leaked from quarter-size hole

5 years ago June 14, 2010 Jun 14, 2010 Monday, June 14 2010 Monday, June 14, 2010 1:28:49 PM CDT in News
Source: Associated Press
Topics : Oil Leak Utah

Chevron says a hole the size of a quarter, caused 33,000 gallons of oil to leak into a creek in Salt Lake City.

Refinery officials say the leak was caused by an electrical arc that traveled through a metal fence post.

The spill has coated about 300 birds at area creeks and ponds.

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