Vermillion Bay Oil Rig Explosion, Sep 2
Yet another oil rig has exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. This time in Vermillion Bay Louisiana. The explosion occurred around 9:30 am this morning (September 2.) All workers were accounted for. It is still undetermined if oil is leaking due to the explosion. The oil rig is owned by Mariner Energy in Houston. The platform has been producing 1,400 barrels of oil a day.