Oil spill occurs near Killdeer
l and Gas recently notified state agencies of a crude oil release from a bulk oil tank about three and a half miles northeast of Killdeer.
Leland estimates 7,560 gallons of oil discharged, a portion of which left the well pad. No surface water areas were impacted.
Leland has begun cleanup. Personnel from the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality have inspected the site and will continue to monitor the investigation and remediation.