Produced water spill reported in McKenzie County

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MCKENZIE COUNTY, N.D. - State officials with the Department of Environmental Quality say about 290 barrels of produced water spilled on a well pad in McKenzie County.

The well is about 14 miles east of Watford City and operated by Landtech Enterprises.

Officials say a valve failed on Jan. 11 causing the spill.

It was reported Monday.

About four barrels spilled off site impacting pasture land.