Incident Reported in Billings County

Devils Lake Daily Journal
Newsroom Report

NORTH DAKOTA. –  North Dakota Oil and Gas Division was notified of a release occurring Monday, October 25 at the Medora Heath-Madison Unit central tank battery , about five miles south of Medora, North Dakota. 

Scout Energy Management LLC reported Tuesday that 500 barrels of produced water were released due to a line leak from the treater to the storage tank on location. All product was contained on-site and all 500 barrels of produced water had been recovered at the time of reporting.

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