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Farm's sewage spill causes fish kill in Oklahoma creek

 


MIAMI, Okla. (AP) — A notoriously polluted stream in northeast Oklahoma got a dose of effluent that turned part of the stream black and killed fish along the stretch.

The Tulsa World reports that the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality, the Grand River Dam Authority and the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture have responded to the Friday spill that blackened Tar Creek and killed fish along a 2-mile (3-kilometer) stretch near Miami, Oklahoma. The Agriculture Department is investigating the incident because the spill involved a farm.

J-M Farms announced Monday a broken coupling allo...



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