Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report

    DATE: 01/24/2023
    TIME: 1847
    RECEIVED BY:
    CONTROL#:
    Cal OES - 23-0724
    NRC -
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR)
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. Locomotive (Engine)=1 N/ARAILROAD DERAILMENTNoNo
2. = NoNo
3. = NoNo
g. DESCRIPTION: A single locomotive derailed in the upright position within the Oakland Railyard. The cause of the derailment was due to contaminated railroad tracks (sand). No fires or injuries were reported. Yard operations have continued. A Manager of Locomotive Maintenance is on-scene and the rerailment is in progress.
h. STOPPAGE/CONTAINMENT:i. WATER INVOLVED: j. WATERWAY:k. DRINKING WATER IMPACTED
Stopped, ContainedNoNoneNo
l. MARITIME VESSEL
No
m. KNOWN IMPACT
None
3. a. INCIDENT LOCATION: Milepost marker #5.0 of the Niles Subdivision
b. CITY:c. COUNTY: d. ZIP:
Oakland
Alameda CountyBAY AREA AQMD
4. INCIDENT DESCRIPTION:
a. DATE:b. TIME (Military):c. SITE:d. REPORTED CAUSE
01/24/20231330 Rail Road Other
Description for Other : Rail contamination (sand)
R/R Crossing less than 50 feet from incident site? No
UPRR RIM#: See Confidential Section
e. INJURIESf. FATALITY g. EVACUATIONh. CLEANUP BY:
NoNoNoResponsible Party
6. NOTIFICATION INFORMATION:
a. ON SCENE:b. OTHER ON SCENE: c. OTHER NOTIFIED:
None
d. ADMIN. AGENCY: Alameda County Environmental Healthe. SEC. AGENCY:
f. ADDITIONAL COUNTY: g. ADMIN. AGENCY:
h. NOTIFICATION LIST:
Cal GEM:
RWQCB Unit:

2
Cal OES Region:
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, DFW-OSPR, PUC, SFM, Co/WP, Co/E-Hlth
Photo Attachment:
11. Cal OES Reg.
********* Control No: 23-0724 *********

Created by: Warning Center on: 01/24/2023 06:47:40 PM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 01/24/2023 07:01:55 PM