Mexico's Pemex says fighting crude leak from pipeline in Tabasco

jueves 9 de junio de 2016 12:33 GYT

MEXICO CITY, June 9 (Reuters) - Mexican state run oil company Pemex on Thursday said it was working to contain a crude leak in a duct running from its Tokal 1 well to the city of Cunduacan in the Gulf state of Tabasco and that it had closed other wells in the area.

Pemex said in a statement that military forces and local police had shut down part of a nearby highway and that it was analyzing the causes of the incident. (Reporting by Mexico City Newsroom)