Coast Guard responding to spilled asphalt in Everett, Mass.

Coast Guard responding to spilled asphalt in Everett, Mass.
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is monitoring the cleanup of approximately 11,000 gallons of asphalt spilled in the Mystic River, in Everett, Massachusetts, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Thursday. During an offload of asphalt from the 439-foot Palanca Singapore at the Exxon terminal in Everett, a hose failure resulted in approximately 11,000 gallons of asphalt entering the water. Exxon has contracted Clean...

Agencies respond to asphalt spill near Cascade Locks, Ore.

ASTORIA, Ore. — Coast Guard Sector Portland, in partnership with Oregon Department of Environmental Quality and the Environmental Protection Agency responded to a tanker truck accident that occurred on I-84 east of Portland, Ore., near Cascade Locks, Ore., early Wednesday morning.