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November 19, 2012
Video: Oil Rig Explosion in the Gulf of Mexico - 0
by Gerry Bethge
On Friday, just one day after BP's record $2.4 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, another rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico. There were 22 people on board the Black Elk Energy-owned platform when the mishap occurred. At lease one person is dead. Sister publication, Salt Water Sportsman, had a film crew near the rig at the time of the explosion. Here is the dramatic video.