Oil Tank Fire Near Williston Contained

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WILLISTON (KUMV-TV) A fire damaged or destroyed 12 tanks at the Enbridge crude oil facility south of Williston on Highway 85 last night.

Alexander firefighters first received a report of the fire at around 5 p.m. at a truck unloading dock at Tidal Energy Marketing and battled the flames throughout the night.

The firefighters finally extinguished the fire at around 12:30 this afternoon.

Enbridge representatives say all oil products were contained on site.

Enbridge is currently investigating the cause of the fire along with how many barrels of oil were impacted.