Governor's Office Emergency Services
Hazardous Materials Spill Report

    DATE: 12/03/2023
    TIME: 1735
    RECEIVED BY:
    CONTROL#:
    Cal OES - 23-7435
    NRC -
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
1. NAME:2. AGENCY:3. PHONE#:4. Ext:5. PAG/CELL:
San Joaquin Valley Railroad
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. Fire Mitigation water =Unknown UnknownCHEMICALNoNo
2. Lumber =Unknown UnknownOTHERLumberNoNo
3. = NoNo
g. DESCRIPTION: Reporting party stated railcar DWC795258 carrying lumber caught on fire in the Union Pacific Railyard. Fire Dept was on scene for fire mitigation. An unknown amount of fire mitigation water was released into the dirt. Fire has been distinguished and release has been stopped and contained. No waterways have been impacted. Reporting party will conduct clean up.
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: MP: 313 SUB Mojave - Union Pacific Yard
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
12/02/20232330 Rail Road Other
Description for Other : Fire
R/R Crossing less than 50 feet from incident site? No
UPRR RIM#:
e. INJURIESf. FATALITY g. EVACUATIONh. CLEANUP BY:
NoNoNoReporting Party
6. NOTIFICATION INFORMATION:
a. ON SCENE:b. OTHER ON SCENE: c. OTHER NOTIFIED:
Fire Dept.
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:
RWQCB Unit:

5C
Cal OES Region:
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, AIR RESOURCES BD, PUC, Co/WP, Co/Hlth, Co/E-Hlth
Photo Attachment:
11. Cal OES Reg.
********* Control No: 23-7435 *********

Created by: Warning Center on: 12/03/2023 05:35:31 PM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 12/03/2023 05:54:16 PM