Pipeline spill leaks oil near Williston

Pipeline background / (MGN)

WILLISTON, N.D. - State Department of Environmental Quality leaders say 240 barrels of oil leaked from a pipeline on a well pad in Williams County north of Williston Thursday.

Both are owned by Samson Oil and Gas.

A spokesman says the spill is contained and responders have recovered 100 barrels, but some grassland some is affected.