Coast Guard continues to monitor oil platform fire in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard continues to monitor oil platform fire in Gulf of Mexico
Breton Sound Block 21 oil platform fire. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by MST3 Liam Mcdonnell) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard continues to monitor a platform near Breton island after an on board fire was suppressed Saturday. At approximately 6 a.m. responding crews boarded the platform and extinguished the flame. Clean up and repair operations have commenced. The previously reported rainbow sheen is reported...