Offshore Gas Workers Injured in Gas Line Accident

Breaking news from the Times-Picayune with reports up to 29 workers were injured when a supply vessel struck a gas line 15 miles southeast of Cocodrie.

24 workers in total were evacuated from the scene of the accident, with five other workers transported to the Louisiana Marine Consortium. The Consortium functions as a makeshift medical center to deal with any problems related to the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

More information will be posted here as it becomes available.