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DNREC : DERNS : Recent Releases : Environmental Release Detail [15793]
Release ID 15793  Release Date/Time 8/30/2017 4:00:00 AM 
Extremely Hazardous NO  Report Date/Time 8/30/2017 4:07:00 AM 
Release Location I-95 S/B APPROX. 1 MILE N/O RT 896 NEWARK DE 19701 
Facility ID & Name 4177 ROADWAY  Facility Address I-95 S/B 1 MI. N/O RT 896
NEWARK, DE 19701
 
Substance Released FUEL OIL, [NO. 2]  Release Duration Continuous 
Estimated Quantity N/A 
Released To
Additional Information DUE TO A CRASH BETWEEN TWO TRACTOR TRAILERS APPROX. 50 GALLONS OF DIESEL FUEL WAS SPILLED ONTO THE ROADWAY AND INTO THE GRASSED SHOULDER OF I-95 S/O APPROX. 1 MILE N/O RT 896 
Health Risks: (Information provided here may be from the Cameo Chemical database and may or may not pertain to this specific release. It is provided as a precaution only.) FUEL OIL, [NO. 2] The following chemical information was taken from the CAMEO Chemical database. INHALATION causes headache and slight giddiness. INGESTION causes nausea, vomiting, and cramping; depression of central nervous system ranging from mild headache to anesthesia, coma, and death; pulmonary irritation secondary to exhalation of solvent; signs of kidney and liver damage may be delayed. ASPIRATION causes severe lung irritation with coughing, gagging, dyspnea, substernal distress, and rapidly developing pulmonary edema; later, signs of bronchopneumonia and pneumonitis; acute onset of central nervous system excitement followed by depression. (USCG, 1999) 
Medical Attention: (Information provided here may be from the Cameo Chemical database and may or may not pertain to this specific release. It is provided as a precaution only.) FUEL OIL, [NO. 2] The following chemical information was taken from the CAMEO Chemical database. INGESTION: do NOT induce vomiting. ASPIRATION: enforce bed rest; administer oxygen; seek medical attention. EYES: wash with copious quantity of water. SKIN: remove solvent by wiping and wash with soap and water. (USCG, 1999) 
Precautions Recommended None  Public Notified? NO 
Facility Contact Name: NAPA TRANSPORTATION  Facility Contact Phone: . 
Facility Contact Email: .  Status Final