Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Federal Agencies Respond to Enbridge Spill in Industrial Area East of Edmonton

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Federal Agencies Respond to Enbridge Spill in Industrial Area East of Edmonton

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Federal agencies responding to Enbridge spill

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CALGARY - Federal agencies responded Tuesday to an oil spill at an Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB) storage site that contaminated a creek in an area east of Edmonton.

The National Energy Board said staff are on site monitoring the company's response, while the Transportation Safety Board of Canada said it's deploying a team of investigators to the spill.

The TSB rarely dispatches teams to pipeline-related incidents, with none sent last year and only one in 2015. The agency, which investigates federally regulated pipeline infrastructure, did not provide specifics as to what prompted it to send a team to the Enbridge spill.

The NEB said there isn't yet an estimate on the amount of oil leaked from the site in the industrial area of Strathcona County, but all the oil has been contained. …

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