If you’re surprised by this, you haven’t been paying attention.
Subdivision study finds problems from oil pits
By Hayley Kappes
An environmental study by InControl Technologies concluded abandoned oil pits in that section contain traces of benzene and other contaminants.
And, they don’t know who is to blame.
The Texas Railroad Commission, which investigates oil drilling sites, told Marcan drilling never was done in Sedona Section 2, Marcan said.
The railroad commission does not yet know which company or individual drilled on the land, spokeswoman Ramona Nye said.
North Texas has a few hundred abandoned drilling waste pits. You can see some of them in the video below. Years from now, who will we blame for this mess?