Plantation Pipe Line Lewis Drive Release
Plantation Pipe Line Company owns and operates a 26-inch pipeline that transports gasoline and diesel (petroleum products) across South Carolina. The Plantation Pipe Line release is located on Lewis Drive approximately 450 feet east of the intersection of Calhoun Road and Lewis Drive (GPS: 35.544329, -82.507707), approximately one mile northwest of Belton, South Carolina. The release was discovered on December 8, 2014. Repairs to the 26-inch pipeline were completed by Plantation Pipe Line and Lewis Drive was reopened to traffic the week of December 19, 2014. Plantation Pipe Line reported that approximately 369,600 gallons of gasoline and diesel (mostly gasoline) were released to the environment.