U.S. Coast Guard responding to oil spill at Lake Grande Ecaille, Louisiana

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 26, 2016 1:24 PM

(Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard said on Tuesday it is responding to a crude oil spill from an abandoned flow line near Lake Grande Ecaille, Louisiana.

The pipeline belonging to Hilcorp Energy [HILCO.UL] released about 4,200 gallons of crude oil, the agency said. The source of the discharge was reported as secured, it added.

(Reporting by Harshith Aranya in Bengaluru)