Florida State Watch Office Daily Incident Report for Friday, November 8, 2019

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FLORIDA DIVISION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
STATE WATCH OFFICE
DAILY INCIDENT REPORT


Incident Number: 2019-6276
Incident Name: Unknown Sheen
Occurred: 11/7/2019   21:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   21:30 ET
Affecting: Martin
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported in the Stuart area.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6275
Incident Name: I-75 NB Road Closure
Occurred: 11/7/2019   20:46 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   21:14 ET
Affecting: Hillsborough
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue
Summary: All northbound lanes of I-75 were closed in the Tampa area for almost three hours due to a vehicle vs pedestrian resulted in one unconfirmed fatality.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6274
Incident Name: Gasoline Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   20:15 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   20:40 ET
Affecting: Orange
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: 25 to 50 gallons of gasoline released from a pump in the Orlando area due to equipment failure. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up conducted by a private contractor.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6273
Incident Name: Reclaimed Water Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   06:44 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   17:56 ET
Affecting: Escambia
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release
Summary: Approximately 9,000 gallons of reclaimed water released at a power facility in Pensacola due to an equipment malfunction. The release was contained on-site and no clean-up actions were needed.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6272
Incident Name: Potassium Hydroxide Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   17:30 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   17:49 ET
Affecting: Hillsborough
Involving: Hazardous Materials
Summary: An estimated 100 gallons of Potassium Hydroxide spilled in the Tampa area due to an offloading error. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up conducted by a private contractor.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6271
Incident Name: NOAA Transmitter Outage
Occurred: 11/7/2019   17:13 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   17:13 ET
Affecting: Monroe
Involving: Weather Reports
Summary: The NOAA Weather Radio Transmitter located on Tea Table Key was reported off the air due to unknown cause(s).
Status: Open

Incident Number: 2019-6270
Incident Name: Abandoned Drums
Occurred: 11/7/2019   17:04 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   17:04 ET
Affecting: Brevard
Involving: Hazardous Materials
Summary: Two drums washed ashore in the Melbourne Beach area. No leaks reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6269
Incident Name: US-98 WB Partial Closure
Occurred: 11/7/2019   16:45 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   16:51 ET
Affecting: Okaloosa
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue
Summary: At least one westbound lane of US-98 was closed in the Fort Walton Beach area for around one hour due to a traffic crash. One injury reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6268
Incident Name: US-27 SB Road Closure
Occurred: 11/7/2019   16:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   16:11 ET
Affecting: Alachua
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue
Summary: All southbound lanes of US-27 were closed in the High Springs area for an extended period due to a vehicle vs pedestrian incident.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6267
Incident Name: Wastewater Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   14:28 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   15:24 ET
Affecting: Palm Beach
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release
Summary: 500 gallons of raw sewage spilled from a force main in Royal Palm Beach due to a ruptured line. Some of the release entered a nearby drain where it was contained. Clean-up conducted by the responsible party.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6266
Incident Name: Unknown Sheen
Occurred: 11/7/2019   15:03 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   15:10 ET
Affecting: Manatee
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported in the Bradenton Beach area.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6265
Incident Name: Diesel Fuel Spill
Occurred: 11/7/2019   14:20 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   14:48 ET
Affecting: Orange
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: An unknown amount of diesel released from an overturned dump truck in the Apopka area. It is unknown if any storm drains or waterways were impacted. No clean-up actions reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6264
Incident Name: Wastewater Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   13:30 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   14:21 ET
Affecting: Charlotte
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release
Summary: 1,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled in the Port Charlotte area due to a ruptured force main. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up was reported to be in progress.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6263
Incident Name: Muriatic Acid Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   13:45 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   14:01 ET
Affecting: Palm Beach
Involving: Hazardous Materials
Summary: 30 to 40 containers of muriatic acid (estimated 50 gallons) were released in the West Palm Beach area. The containers fell from the back of a truck due to unknown cause(s) and are contained to the street. No storm drains or waterways impacted. Clean-up conducted by the local fire department.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6262
Incident Name: Wastewater Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   06:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   13:52 ET
Affecting: Leon
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release
Summary: 10,000 gallons of raw sewage spilled in the Tallahassee area due to a line blockage. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up conducted by the reporting party.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6261
Incident Name: Industrial Wastewater Release
Occurred: 11/5/2019   20:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   13:45 ET
Affecting: Putnam
Involving: General
Summary: An unknown amount of industrial wastewater (a mix of processed water, reused, storm water, etc.) overflowed from a holding tank in the Palatka area due to rain as well as a leaking piece of equipment. The release was contained on site and did not impact any drains or waterways. No clean-up was required due to the nature of the water.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6260
Incident Name: Raw Sewage Release
Occurred: 11/6/2019   17:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   13:18 ET
Affecting: Miami-Dade
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release
Summary: A private citizen reported the potential dumping of raw sewage from a boat in the Miami Beach area. 
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6259
Incident Name: I-4 EB Road Closure
Occurred: 11/7/2019   11:55 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   12:10 ET
Affecting: Osceola
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue
Summary: All eastbound lanes of I-4 were closed in the Kissimmee area for about two hours due to a traffic crash. Two injuries reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6258
Incident Name: Unknown Sheen
Occurred: 11/7/2019   11:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   11:45 ET
Affecting: Broward
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: Petroleum sheen reported on a canal in the Ft. Lauderdale area.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6257
Incident Name: I-595 WB Road Closure
Occurred: 11/7/2019   11:20 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   11:40 ET
Affecting: Broward
Involving: Road Closure or DOT Issue, Vehicle
Summary: The westbound lanes of I-595 were closed in Davie for an extended period due to a traffic crash.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6256
Incident Name: Diesel Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   10:45 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   11:02 ET
Affecting: Sarasota
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: Approximately 25 gallons of diesel spilled from a box truck in the Sarasota area. No storm drains or waterways affected. No clean-up actions reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6255
Incident Name: Aircraft Incident
Occurred: 11/7/2019   10:29 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   10:53 ET
Affecting: Lake
Involving: Aircraft Incident
Summary: A small privately owned helicopter caught fire due to unknown cause(s). One minor injury reported. Local fire department responded and put the fire out.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6254
Incident Name: Submerged Vehicle w/ Potential Hazmat Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   10:30 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   10:42 ET
Affecting: St. Johns
Involving: Hazardous Materials, Petroleum Spill
Summary: Potential petroleum sheen reported in the Ponte Vedra Beach area due to a submerged mosquito truck. There are potential releases of petroleum and pesticides but none have been reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6253
Incident Name: Abandoned Drum
Occurred: 11/7/2019   09:30 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   10:28 ET
Affecting: Indian River
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: An abandoned drum was found washed up on a beach in the Vero Beach area. The contents of the drum were unknown. No release reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6251
Incident Name: School Bus Accident
Occurred: 11/7/2019   08:50 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   09:29 ET
Affecting: Palm Beach
Involving: Vehicle
Summary: Palm Beach County reported a school bus crash near Clewiston. An unknown number of students were reportedly on the bus. No injuries or fatalities reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6250
Incident Name: Diesel Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   08:18 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   08:57 ET
Affecting: Santa Rosa
Involving: Petroleum Spill
Summary: An estimated 15 gallons of diesel spilled in the Milton area due to a ruptured saddle tank. No storm drains or waterways affected. No clean-up actions reported.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6249
Incident Name: Hazmat Release
Occurred: 11/7/2019   08:30 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   08:42 ET
Affecting: Lake
Involving: Hazardous Materials
Summary: Unknown amount of paint thinner spilled in the Groveland area due to a traffic crash. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up conducted by the local fire department.
Status: Closed

Incident Number: 2019-6248
Incident Name: Wastewater Release
Occurred: 11/6/2019   18:00 ET
Reported to SWO: 11/7/2019   08:12 ET
Affecting: Jackson
Involving: Wastewater or Effluent Release
Summary: Approximately 1,000 gallons of raw sewage released from a force main in the Sneads area due to a blockage. No storm drains or waterways affected. Clean-up conducted by the reporting party.
Status: Closed


Total Incidents: 28

 

 

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