U.S. Coast Guard responding to oil spill on Bolivar Peninsula

June 20, 2015 7:59 PM

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The U.S. Coast Guard is cleaning up an area of oil seepage on the Bolivar Peninsula on Saturday.

Coast Guard authorities said the spill happened 4 miles west of Rollover Pass. It was discovered around 11:30 a.m. Friday when the Coast Guard was conducting a beach patrol and found a 100-yard area with oil seepage.

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