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Pipeline leaks saltwater in Badlands south of Medora

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MEDORA, ND -- Continental Resources will submit a plan to clean up a pipeline leak that spilled about 560 barrels of saltwater in the Badlands about 10 miles south of here, the North Dakota Department of Health said.

Continental Resources personnel discovered the pipeline leak Friday morning, which is estimated to be 560 barrels, or 23,520 gallons, said Kris Roberts, environmental response team leader.

"It looks like it was leaking for about 12 hours," Roberts said.

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