On the night of December 24 to 25 there was an oil spill near the village of Greek Tuapse district. As a result of depressurization of the pipeline "Tikhoretsk - Tuapse-2" in the Tuapse River and the Black Sea fell about 8.4 cubic meters of oil. The pipeline is owned by "Chernomortransneft" was damaged during the rescue operations. To prevent the oil spill on the river were exposed booms.
At the scene officers and prosecutors RPN. Cause of the accident and the extent of the damage has yet to be clarified. Traces of oil on the beaches are not currently found. Also, according to RPN, contamination of drinking water has not happened.