Mckenzie County spill

McKENZIE COUNTY, N.D. - The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division was notified of a release on Monday at the Norka saltwater disposal well, about ten miles northwest of Watford City.

Continental Resources reported that 960 barrels of brine were released following an equipment failure. The company says all 960 barrels of brine were recovered.

A state inspector has been sent to the location and will monitor any additional cleanup.