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Arkansas Attorney General to discuss oil spill

Posted: Updated: May 7, 2013 01:34 PM

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is scheduled to discuss his investigation into the oil spill in Mayflower earlier this year.

McDaniel is expected to meet with reporters today (Tuesday) in Little Rock to talk about his office's work related to the spill.

ExxonMobil Pipeline Co.'s Pegasus pipeline ruptured in Mayflower on March 29 and spilled thousands of barrels of oil. No one was hurt, but the spill forced authorities to evacuate more than 20 homes.

Mayflower is about 25 miles northwest of Little Rock.

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