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Oil rig explosion send 6 to hospital in Louisiana

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Roger Fernandez Roger Fernandez
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN, LA -

NBC Nightly News reports that an oil rig has exploded in Lake Pontchartrain in Louisiana. 

6 people have been taken to the hospital. No word on their condition. 

The U.S. Coast Guard and the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation will conduct water quality testing. 

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