Suncor oil refinery operators have agreed to pay $1.9 million to settle a lawsuit by federal and state authorities over an oil spill that contaminated Sand Creek and the South Platte River.
Suncor reached a settlement with the government to replace natural resources lost in a 2011 benzene spill.
Colorado Springs police have identified the body of a man pulled from a Colorado Springs creek as 47-year-old James Bettner.
Crews have recovered a body from a Colorado Springs creek, but investigators can’t say yet if the death is related to recent flooding in the area.
Colorado health officials say it could take years for Suncor Energy to clean up a toxic spill from its refinery in Commerce City.
Colorado health officials are requiring more monitoring and preventive measures from Suncor Energy (USA) Inc. as it cleans up contaminated groundwater moving off its refinery in Commerce City.
A Colorado energy company has agreed to pay more than $2 million in fines for air quality violations.
CBS4 has learned the spill near the Suncor oil refinery may have started a year ago, not in late November as first reported.
The Colorado Department of Health has tested the blood of all 500 workers at the Suncor Oil Refinery in Commerce City.
The Colorado Department of Health is warning the Suncor Oil Refinery in Commerce City to stop using its tap water.