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Pipeline leaks near Missouri River

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MANDAREE -- Authorities are responding to a pipeline leak near the Missouri River in northwest North Dakota.

An oil sheen has appeared on the Missouri River, said Jerry Samuelson, emergency manager for McKenzie County.

He said the leaking pipeline was being used to carry saltwater, a byproduct of oil production, but that it had previously been used to transport oil and still contains crude oil residue.

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