US Coast Guard investigating oil spill off California coast

By Thomson Reuters Mar 8, 2024 | 12:26 PM

HOUSTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to an oil spill off the coast of Huntington beach, California, which is believed to be coming from a platform, local officials said on Friday.

The spill is estimated to be around two miles in length, said a spokesperson for Donald Wagner, the Third District Supervisor of the Orange County Board of Supervisors.

(Reporting by Georgina McCartney in Houston; Editing by Chris Reese)