Explorer Pipeline pada 14 Juli mendeteksi kebocoran jet fuel dari 28-in. section produksi pipelinenya di Huntsville, Tex., 70 mil utara Houston, lapor perusahaan.
The line was shut down immediately, Explorer said. No injuries have been reported and the cause of the leak has not yet been determined.
The company expected to have the line repaired and tested on July 16, and will resume operation in the morning July 17.
The leak occurred in a horse pasture and an unspecified amount of product leaked into a creek bed. Response teams on site blocked the product from going further downstream and are actively recovering the lost product.