Oil Spill Off California Coastline


oil spill oil spillThe U.S. Coast Guard has issued an emergency cleanup off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif., after a pipeline leaked 21,000 gallons of oil into the ocean Tuesday.

The Coast Guard reported an oil slick on around 4 miles of beach and 50 yards into the ocean.

The pipeline reportedly caught fire and broke, leaking the oil into a drain that stretched into the ocean. The pipe has since been shut off. Read more at NBC Los Angeles.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


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