Brine spill reported near Westhope

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WESTHOPE, N.D. - A brine spill has been reported 10 miles southwest of Westhope, N.D.

Energyquest reported on Friday, that a pipeline leaked 800 barrels of brine at its William Steinhaus 1 well.

The brine was contained on-site and has been recovered.

A state inspector has been to the location and cleanup monitoring will continue.