Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report

DATE: 09/26/2022
TIME: 1629
RECEIVED BY: CONTROL#:
Cal OES - 22-5662
NRC -
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
Cal GEM
1.b. PERSON REPORTING SPILL (If different from above):
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
2. SUBSTANCE TYPE:
2. a. SUBSTANCE:b.QTY:>=<Amount Measurec. TYPE:d. OTHER:e. PIPELINEf. VESSEL
>= 300 Tons
1. Methane Gas=Unknown Lbs.VAPORNoNo
2. = NoNo
3. = NoNo
g. DESCRIPTION: The Reporting Party performed an inspection on three wells and found that the wells are releasing Methane Gas into the atmosphere. The cause of the release is under investigation. The release is ongoing at an unknown rate. There are currently no threats to public health. The Reporting Party is working to contact the operator. The operator will be responsible for stopping the release. No waterways impacted.

Well Name: 7 API #040-291-0601
Well Name: 10-5A API #040-291-0653
Well Name: 10-7A API #040-291-0657
h. STOPPAGE/CONTAINMENT:i. WATER INVOLVED: j. WATERWAY:k. DRINKING WATER IMPACTED
Not stopped, Not containedNoNoneNo
l. MARITIME VESSEL
No
m. KNOWN IMPACT
None
3. a. INCIDENT LOCATION: Lat 35.46124268, Long -119.04872131, Oil Field: Kern-Front
b. CITY:c. COUNTY: d. ZIP:
Bakersfield
Kern CountySAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED APCD
4. INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:
a. DATE:b. TIME (Military):c. SITE:d. REPORTED CAUSE
09/26/20220900 Oil Field Unknown
e. INJURIESf. FATALITY g. EVACUATIONh. CLEANUP BY:
NoNoNoResponsible Party
6. NOTIFICATION INFORMATION:
a. ON SCENE:b. OTHER ON SCENE: c. OTHER NOTIFIED:
OtherCalGEM
d. ADMIN. AGENCY: Bakersfield Fire Departmente. SEC. AGENCY: Kern Co. Environmental Health Services Department
f. ADDITIONAL COUNTY: g. ADMIN. AGENCY:
h. NOTIFICATION LIST:
Cal GEM: Inland
RWQCB Unit:

5C
Cal OES Region: Inland
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, AIR RESOURCES BD, Cal GEM, CDPH-D.O., Cal OES REG, Co/WP, Co/E-Hlth
Photo Attachment:
11. Cal OES Reg. walt.kent@caloes.ca.gov
********* Control No: 22-5662 *********

Created by: Warning Center on: 09/26/2022 04:29:48 PM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 09/26/2022 05:11:53 PM