McKenzie County Oil Well Fire Still Burning

(McKenzie County, ND) -- A McKenzie County oil well fire is still burning.  

The fire has been burning since Friday and is contained to the well pad. The fire is being monitored by several agencies. Forest Service officials say a fire suppression plan is in place in case the fire spreads, but that it could burn for awhile.  

Metro-Hunt operates the well, but hasn't said when the fire would be put out.


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