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Health Inspectors Respond to Saltwater Tank Fire

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A saltwater tank is on fire about eight miles southwest of Alexander in McKenzie County, causing both brine and oil to spill.  The state health department reports no injuries.

The site is in a rural area and health inspectors are responding, along with the Alexander Fire Department.

The company involved estimates more than 2,400 barrels of saltwater and 270 barrels of oil have spilled, but they say the site is contained.

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