BP/Gulf Oil Gusher

Two Members of Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Response Die in Unrelated Events

NEW ORLEANS–(ENEWSPF)–June 23, 2010.  Two members of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill response died today in unrelated events.

At approximately 7 a.m. the Unified Command at the Incident Command Post in Mobile was notified that a master of a Vessel of Opportunity (VOO) died in Gulf Shores, Ala.  The Gulf Shores Police Department is conducting an investigation.  Questions should be directed to (251) 968-2431.

The Unified Command at the Incident Command Post in Houma, La. was notified of the death of a subcontractor.  The death was not associated with the member’s Deepwater Horizon Response duties.  The incident is being investigated by the Gretna Police Department.

Incident commanders from Houma and Mobile expressed their thoughts and prayers for the friends and family members of the lost members of the response teams.


Source: deepwaterhorizonresponse.com