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Associated Press , Published October 26 2012

Man dies in ND oil well fire

BISMARCK — Authorities are awaiting the autopsy results of a New Mexico man who was killed in an oil well fire in western North Dakota.

McKenzie County Sheriff Ron Rankin tells the Bismarck Tribune (http://bit.ly/RR8Wm2) that 60-year-old Jesus Castillo of Santa Fe, N.M., died Monday at an oil well site near Mandaree.

The sheriff says Castillo suffered burns while repairing a leak at the well.

No foul play was suspected.


Information from: Bismarck Tribune, http://www.bismarcktribune.com

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