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Originally posted by Speakeasy
Was this an offshore oil platform, by chance? If so, there is your explanation. All incidents of this nature should be investigated but they shouldn't be immediately labeled as a conspiracy or cover-up.
[edit on 19-4-2006 by Speakeasy]
Coast Guard aircrews airlifted six injured construction workers to local hospitals along the Gulf Coast today after an explosion occurred on an offshore platform they were working on approximately 45 miles southeast of New Orleans in Breton Sound Block 1.