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Oil spill to be burned off Saturday

2 years ago January 18, 2013 Jan 18, 2013 Friday, January 18 2013 Friday, January 18, 2013 8:53:23 PM CST in News
By: Trey Schmaltz

BAYOU SORREL- The Coast Guard will perform a controlled burn after 5,000 gallons of oil leaked from a pipeline in Iberville Parish.

The burn will happen Saturday.

The leak was reported on January 9th at the Frog Lake Bayou Sorrel facility, owned by ORB Exploration.

1,750 gallons have already been contained.

Get more on the situation on Saturday editions of WBRZ News 2.

 

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