Motor oil spill impacts wetland area

TIOGA – The North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality (NDDEQ) was notified on Friday of a motor oil release from a truck operated by ZMIX.

The spill occurred that day about 10 miles northwest of Tioga due to a vehicle accident.

Initial estimates indicate 25 gallons of motor oil were released and impacted a wetland area.

Personnel from the NDDEQ will be on-site to monitor the investigation and remediation.