Exxon oil spill in Mont. river prompts evacuations

July 2, 2011 at 5:38 pm in The Dickinson Press

LAUREL, Mont. (AP) An ExxonMobil pipeline that runs under the Yellowstone River in Montana ruptured Saturday and leaked hundreds of barrels of oil into the waterway, causing a 25-mile plume that fouled the riverbank and forced municipalities and irrigation districts downstream to close intakes.
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