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A flooded oil well near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers is pictured Friday near Williston.

No watering down rules: Oil companies could be fined for flooded wells

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TRENTON — Oil companies that failed to prepare for flooding near the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers could face enforcement action, state officials said Monday.

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Zavanna, the company that had oil leak from a tank into floodwaters Friday, could face fines from the North Dakota Department of Health.

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Amy Dalrymple

Amy Dalrymple is a Forum News Service reporter stationed in the Oil Patch. She can be reached at adalrymple@forumcomm.com or (701) 580-6890.

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