Platform explosion lights up oil

THE explosion of the Vermilion 380 oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico has pushed oil above $US75 a barrel with concerns offshore drilling regulations will slow production in the region.

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The Marion Energy-owned Vermilion 380 platform, off Louisiana, exploded in flames last night, sparking fears of a new oil spill in the GoM.

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