Ovintiv has reported a spill of 360 barrels of crude oil at a location near Watford City, according to a media release from the North Dakota Oil and Gas Division.

The release occurred Sunday, Dec. 19 at the Hoffmann 150-98-18-19-10H well, which is about 1 mile north of Watford City. The release was related to an equipment failure/malfunction, according to the media release.

Everything was contained on-site. At the time of reporting all 360 barrels of oil had been recovered. A state inspector has been to the location and will monitor any additional cleanup required.

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