18 workers were killed in oil accident in Gulf of Mexico Tuesday
Eighteen workers were killed and seven more were missing when a portable drilling rig crashed into an oil platform during a storm in the Gulf of Mexico Tuesday.
Sixty-one other workers were rescued, a staement from Petroleos Mexicanos said.
The accident also created a gas and oil leak that was not expected to be controlled for three to five days.
The accident had been caused because of the powerful storm where winds had reached 80 mph and waves reached 26 feet.
The article was brief, without much explanation or statement.
I would think that CNN would provide more detail because 18 people died.
I think they could have gotten more quotes or perspectives on the incident.