According to some agency or other, it wasn't a producing rig. It's in 2500 feet of water.
"I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
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Originally Posted by Alagirl
We just love to shame poor people...when in reality, we are all just peasants.
I read it was a productio platform in 340 ft of water.
Its owners say it was an oil and gas production platform. There's already an oil sheen in the Gulf.
NYTimes story here:
300 something feet of water
no one was killed
light sheen one mile long on the water