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Oil Platform Collapse, with Two Storage Tanks Compromised, Terrebonne Bay, LA

Terrebonne Bay, LA | 2022-Aug-08

Initial Notification: On August 8, 2022, pilings on Hilcorp Energy platform #2 in Terrebonne Bay gave way causing part of the platform to collapse. Two oil storage tanks are compromised. The USCG requested trajectory and Resources at Risk.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:crude oil
Total amount at risk of spill: 13944 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 29° 6.83′ North
Longitude (approximate): 90° 29.03′ West