Menu
Share
Share this story
Close X
 
Switch to Desktop Site

Gas-drilling platform blows up off Texas coast

An offshore gas-drilling platform about 100 miles off the Texas coast blew out and burst into flames early Monday, forcing its 42-man crew to evacuate. The Coast Guard said two men were killed and at least three others were missing; 29 more were injured. The cause of the accident could not immediately be determined.


Follow Stories Like This
Get the Monitor stories you care about delivered to your inbox.