Coast Guard and Shell continue to respond to offshore oil spill

Coast Guard and Shell continue to respond to offshore oil spill
NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard and Shell continue joint efforts to respond to a discharge of oil from a segment of flow line at the Glider Field located approximately 90 miles south of Timbalier Island, Louisiana, that occurred at approximately 11 a.m., Thursday. An estimated 88,200 gallons of crude oil was discharged. Shell has shut-in production at the Glider field and Brutus. The Louisiana Oil...