Crude oil pipeline sent geyser of oil following construction mishap in OKC

Broken oil line in Oklahoma City. Image KFOR.


A construction crew hit a buried 16-inch oil pipeline Monday morning in northwest Oklahoma City sending a geyser of oil spewing into the air.

Firefighters respond to a geyser that spouted in northwestern Oklahoma City near NW 178th Street and Portland Oklahoma City on Monday, Sept. 25, 2023.

No injuries were reported when the oil spill was created near NW 178th street and Portland Avenue, reported News 9 TV.

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