The Jim Wells County Environmental Deputy recently investigated several oil and gas waste spills.

The oil and gas waste, also known as water based mud, spilled on County Road 403 in Jim Wells County, southeast of Premont.Two additional spills in Brooks County on County Road 202 and Farm-to-Market 1418, and another at Farm-to-Market 2191 and Highway 285.

According to Deputy Hector Zertuche, the same trucking company was involved in the spills. The oil company to sent a crew to initiate a cleanup of the spills.