Major Oil Spill
NBCNews, March 31, 2013: An ExxonMobil pipeline rupture near Little Rock, Ark., Friday evening has resulted in a “major oil spill,” according to the Environmental Protection Agency — and ignited further debate over the transportation of crude oil in the U.S.
KTHV: “We could see oil running down the road like a river” -Resident
CBC News: 10,000 barrels [420,000 gallons] of oil spilled in Arkansas pipeline rupture
Nuclear Plant Emergency
The Courier, March 31, 2013: The area surrounding ANO [Arkansas Nuclear One in Russellville, Arkansas] was placed at emergency Level 4 because of the potential for local impact
Published: April 1st, 2013 at 12:47 pm ET