Florida State Watch Office Daily Incident Report for Thursday, July 11, 2019

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FLORIDA DIVISION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
STATE WATCH OFFICE
DAILY INCIDENT REPORT


Incident Number: 2019-3794 
Incident Name: Potential Sinkhole 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   22:51 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   23:52 ET 
Affecting: Volusia 
Involving: Geological Event, Population Protection Actions 
Summary: Potential sinkhole reported under two homes in the Deltona area. Both homes were evacuated. Cracks have formed in the foundation and walls of both homes. Popping and squeaking could be heard from the structure of at least one home. No hole has formed at this time. 
Status: Closed 


Incident Number: 2019-3793 
Incident Name: Wastewater Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   15:30 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   21:38 ET 
Affecting: Pasco 
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release 
Summary: Over 1,000 gallons of raw sewage released from a private lift station in the Holiday  area due to heavy rain. Clean-up actions are planned for a later date. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3792 
Incident Name: HazMat Release 
Occurred: 7/5/2019   15:00 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   17:11 ET 
Affecting: Polk 
Involving: Hazardous Materials 
Summary: A private citizen in the Mulberry area reported a strong chemical odor inside her home caused by workers cleaning the sewer lines in the area. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3791 
Incident Name: Natural Gas Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   16:00 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   16:41 ET 
Affecting: Palm Beach 
Involving: Hazardous Materials, Population Protection Actions 
Summary: A natural gas leak was reported in the Palm Beach Gardens area due to a ruptured underground line. Four homes were evacuated until the release could be secured. No injuries or fires reported. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3790 
Incident Name: Wastewater Release 
Occurred: 7/9/2019   22:00 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   14:37 ET 
Affecting: Duval 
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release 
Summary: Approximately 500 gallons of raw sewage overflowed from a manhole in Jacksonville due to a blockage. The release entered a nearby storm drain which discharges into Newcastle Creek. Clean-up conducted by the reporting party. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3789 
Incident Name: Rail Incident 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   13:44 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   14:15 ET 
Affecting: Clay 
Involving: Rail Incident 
Summary: A railroad locomotive derailed at an industrial facility in the Green Cove Springs area due to unknown cause(s). No injuries or spills reported.
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3788 
Incident Name: Coastal Flood Watch 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   14:11 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   14:11 ET 
Affecting: Escambia, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa 
Involving: Weather Advisories 
Summary: Coastal Flood Watch in effect from late Thursday night through Sunday afternoon. 
Status: Open 

Incident Number: 2019-3787 
Incident Name: US HWY 27 SB Road Closure 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   13:26 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   13:53 ET 
Affecting: Highlands 
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue, Vehicle 
Summary: All southbound lanes of US-27 were closed in the Sebring area for over one hour due to a multi-vehicle traffic crash. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3786 
Incident Name: Flash Flood Watch 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   13:33 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   13:37 ET 
Affecting: Escambia, Santa Rosa 
Involving: Weather Advisories 
Summary: Flash Flood Watch issued from Thursday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. 
Status: Open 

Incident Number: 2019-3785 
Incident Name: I-10 EB Partial Road Closure 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   12:37 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   13:27 ET 
Affecting: Gadsden 
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue, Vehicle 
Summary: One eastbound lane of I-10 was closed in the Quincy area for over three hours due to a traffic crash. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3784 
Incident Name: Fish Kill 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   12:20 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   12:20 ET 
Affecting: Miami-Dade 
Involving: Hazardous Materials 
Summary: A fish kill was reported on the south side of Normandy Isles in the Miami Beach area. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3782 
Incident Name: Petroleum Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   11:20 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   11:51 ET 
Affecting: Lee 
Involving: Petroleum Spill 
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported in the Sanibel Island area due to a sunken boat. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3781 
Incident Name: Potential Tropical Cyclone Two 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   11:20 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   11:20 ET 
Affecting: Statewide 
Involving: Weather Advisories 
Summary: The National Hurricane Center in Miami is issuing advisories on Potential Tropical Cyclone Two, which is located in the Gulf of Mexico. A tropical cyclone is expected to form sometime Thursday over the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Storm Surge and Tropical Storm Watches have been issued for the coastline west of Florida… heavy rainfall expected in the region. 
Status: Open 

Incident Number: 2019-3780 
Incident Name: Unknown Sheen 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   10:30 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   11:15 ET 
Affecting: Palm Beach 
Involving: Petroleum Spill 
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported in the Palm Beach Gardens area. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3779 
Incident Name: Unknown HazMat Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   11:15 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   11:15 ET 
Affecting: Palm Beach 
Involving: Hazardous Materials, Population Protection Actions 
Summary: The building that houses the School District of Palm Beach County was evacuated Wednesday morning due to a report of an unknown hazardous material in the building. The release was later determined to be unfounded and the evacuation was called off.
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3778 
Incident Name: Wastewater Release 
Occurred: 7/7/2019   10:59 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   10:59 ET 
Affecting: Orange 
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release 
Summary: 4,000 gallons of raw sewage released in the Winter Garden area due to a ruptured force main. The release did enter a storm drain that discharges into Lake Apopka. Clean-up conducted by the reporting party. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3777 
Incident Name: Unknown Sheen 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   09:00 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   10:22 ET 
Affecting: Broward 
Involving: Petroleum Spill 
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported on a canal in the Fort Lauderdale area. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3776 
Incident Name: Natural Gas Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   10:18 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   10:18 ET 
Affecting: Broward 
Involving: Hazardous Materials 
Summary: A natural gas leak was reported in Davie. No injuries, evacuations or fires reported. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3775 
Incident Name: Wastewater Release 
Occurred: 7/9/2019   15:30 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   10:08 ET 
Affecting: Sarasota 
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release 
Summary: 36,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled in the Sarasota area. The release entered the Grand Canal. Clean-up conducted by the reporting party. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3774 
Incident Name: Unknown Sheen 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   10:01 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   10:01 ET 
Affecting: Pinellas 
Involving: Petroleum Spill 
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported at a marina in St. Petersburg. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3773 
Incident Name: Petroleum Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   09:43 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   09:43 ET 
Affecting: Marion 
Involving: Petroleum Spill 
Summary: 60 gallons of diesel spilled in the Ocala area due to a traffic crash. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up conducted by a private contractor. 
Status: Closed 

Incident Number: 2019-3772 
Incident Name: Potential Diesel Release 
Occurred: 7/10/2019   07:47 ET 
Reported to SWO: 7/10/2019   08:10 ET 
Affecting: Taylor 
Involving: Petroleum Spill 
Summary: No more than 25 gallons of diesel spilled in the Perry area due to a traffic crash. It is unknown if the release entered any storm drains or waterways. No clean-up actions reported.
Status: Closed 


Total Incidents: 22 

 

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