Saltwater Spill Being Cleaned Up Near Crosby

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A saltwater spill is being cleaned up in Divide County.
Crosby Water Systems reported the spill of 1,796 barrels of saltwater at its Anderson Saltwater Disposal site about eight miles west of Crosby.

The incident happened Sunday and was reported to the state Oil and Gas Division.

The spill was caused by a leak in a piping connection and the saltwater that was released was contained within the dikes of the site, according to the company.
A state inspector is monitoring the cleanup.

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