Oil spill in Gulf of Mexico

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An explosion on Deepwater Horizon caused a massive oil spill in the gulf of Mexico. The explosion was caused by a drilling blowout. The rig itself sank two days later but the crude from the well riser is still spewing out.

Inferno - Deepwater Horizon

The heavy crude is rapidly moving towards Louisiana coastline where the coast guard and local organizations have stepped up efforts to contain the damage.

Oil spilling from the deepwater horizon riser

Written by Singh

May 2nd, 2010 at 7:45 am

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