Oil Company Starts Drilling on ISU Campus Next Week

An oil company will soon start drilling on property at Indiana State University.
An oil company will soon start drilling on property at Indiana State University.

Officials with Pioneer Oil Co. say recent seismic surveys indicate an oil reservoir near the campus in downtown Terre Haute. Crews are expected to start setting up equipment Saturday and then start drilling next week.

Indiana state officials say they've worked with the company to minimize any impact on students and employees from the off-campus drilling. This operation will just be one of several others around Terre Haute.
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