Thursday, September 30, 2010

***update Commercial Vehicle Crash US12 at MP 136 with diesel spill****

IDAHO STATE POLICE NEWS RELEASE - generated by our News Release ListServer

Idaho State Police
Regional Communication Center - North
615 W Wilbur Ave
Suite A
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815
(208) 209-8620 FAX: (208) 209-8619

This will be ISP's final release.

The fuel tanker spill on US-12 @ 136 has transitioned from the Emergency
Phase to the Recovery Phase. The Idaho State Police has relinquished the
Incident Command of the spill to a Unified Command for recovery
oversight consisting of EPA, Idaho DEQ and the Idaho Transportation
Department. Currently, resources are deployed on scene and clean-up is
moving quickly. As of this time, no diesel has been detected in the
river. The Idaho Transportation Department is the PIO and can be reached
at 208-334-8817.