Saltwater, oil spill near Mohall

MOHALL, N.D. – The North Dakota Oil and Gas Division says 880 barrels of saltwater, along with a barrel of oil, spilled at a saltwater disposal well in Renville County due to a pump failure.

The division says on Monday Operating 31 reported the spill that occurred at the Rice-State 2H well.

They say the spill was contained on site, and all but two barrels of saltwater remain unrecovered.

A state inspector is monitoring additional cleanup.