Qatar Offshore Rig Catches Fire, 6 Workers Injured

March 21, 2016 12:23 PM

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A Qatar-based drilling company says a fire has broken out on an offshore rig run by its subsidiary, injuring six workers.

Gulf International Services announced the fire in a statement Monday published on the Qatar Stock Exchange. It says workers put out the fire at the GDI-3 rig, which was being prepared for movement.

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