ND Oil and Gas Division reports 469-barrel brine spill in Williams County

Courtesy MGN Online

WILLIAMS COUNTY, N.D. - The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division says 469 barrels of brine spilled at an oil well in Williams County on Monday.

It happened at a site owned by Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation about 10 miles southeast of Epping, N.D.

Employees say a valve was leaking the brine.

Cleanup is still going on with about 320 barrels picked up so far.