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Oil spill in Fort Smith

Posted By on Mon, Jun 3, 2013 at 4:36 PM

Workers with the energy utility Oklahoma Gas and Electric discovered a mineral oil spill at a utility substation in Fort Smith on Saturday, 40/29 reports. OGE said about 16,000 gallons spilled. A spokesperson from the EPA said it hasn't confirmed how far the oil has spread, but knows it's gone at least three miles downhill from the substation. Crews were working on a nearby creek today.

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