Seven Osage County residents sue oil and gas companies over damage caused by Oklahoma earthquakes

Posted at 11:16 AM, Feb 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-23 12:16:26-05

OSAGE COUNTY, Okla. -- A total of seven people in Osage County are suing oil and gas companies for earthquake damage.

According to court documents, the group is suing at least 12 companies claiming they performed reckless and improper injection of large quantities of toxic wastewater.

The group claims companies were motivated by greed.

According to the lawsuit, at least three earthquakes caused cracks in walls and foundation.

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