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Department of Health Reports Oil Spill Near Westhope

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Another oil spill has been reported. The North Dakota Department of Health says the spill occurred six miles southeast of Westhope.

The spill occurred at a site owned by Enduro Operating as a result of a broken pipe at the wellhead.

Three barrels of oil were released, along with a small amount of brine. The company estimates that two barrels of oil have been recovered by vacuum truck.

 

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