Mexican oil rig burns off coast; four dead, 16 injured

Apr 2, 2015

Mexican oil rig burns off coast; four dead, 16 injured

A fire erupted Wednesday at an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, killing four workers, injuring 16 and forcing the evacuation of 300, Mexico’s state-owned oil company said. A survivor of the blaze on the Abkatun Permanente platform inCampeche Sound said workers “jumped ...