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Small spill reported in Lafourche Parish

Firefighters posted the image that they say is in the area of Catfish Lake.
Credit: Lafourche Fire Department

GOLDEN MEADOW, La. — Clean-up is underway in Lafourche Parish after a reported ruptured pipeline near the Golden Meadow Boat Launch on Tuesday.

Firefighters posted this image that they say is in the area of Catfish Lake.

We spoke with the state DEQ office who says the leak was below the reportable quantity, about five to 10 gallons of oil.

They say the contractor immediately started cleanup and boom has been placed to control the spread. 

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Posted by Lafourche Parish Fire District 3 on Tuesday, February 8, 2022

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