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Updated: September 2, 2010, 12:48 PM ET

Blast on gulf oil rig injures 1 worker An offshore oil rig exploded Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico, injuring at least one worker, the U.S. Coast Guard said. All 13 people on board the Vermilion Oil Rig 380 have been accounted for, and the one who was injured is being transported to a hospital, Coast Guard Petty Officer Bill Colclough said. Read the complete story from The Washington Post.

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