CYPRESS (CBSLA.com) — Crews worked to clean up an oil leak Thursday that appeared along a busy street in Cypress.
Around 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, 10 to 15 gallons of petroleum oil began to seep up from the ground located on Cerritos Avenue near Valley View Street, according to the Orange County Fire Authority.READ MORE: As 49er Fans Descend Upon The Southland, Rams Fans Prep For NFC Championship
Firefighters explained two underground pipes — belonging to Chevron and Plains All American Pipeline — are located near where the leak occurred.
Investigators are currently working to determine which pipe the oil is leaking from.READ MORE: Firefighters Discover Human Remains After Putting Out RV Fire In Wilmington
At this time, the eastbound lanes of Cerritos Avenue from Valley View to Holder streets remain closed until further notice.
It remains unclear when officials plan to reopen the area.MORE NEWS: 'Is He Alive? Is He Alright?' Family Left With Nothing But Questions After Ricky McGhee's Disappearance Weeks Ago
No evacuations or injuries were reported.