2 oil spills reported in McKenzie, Williams
Oil well sites in Williams and McKenzie counties reported oil spills Wednesday.
The second site, owned by Newfield Production Co., released 35 barrels. Some sprayed off location to a small, frozen pond, according to the release. The oil well is 20 miles northeast of Watford City.
The oil spray near Watford City impacted approximately 2 acres of land. About 20 barrels were recovered.