Tank overflow causes oil & brine release at well site

TIOGA – A tank overflow caused the release of 1,680 gallons of oil and 11,004 gallons of brine at a well site about six miles southeast of Tioga on Wednesday.

Complete Energy Services Inc. reported the incident at the David 1-12 SWD well to the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division the same day.

At the time of reporting all product had been recovered. The product was contained on-site. A state inspector has been to the location and will monitor any additional cleanup.