Oklahoma Rig Explodes, Leaving Five Missing

An oil rig explosion in Oklahoma has left five workers missing on Monday morning, according to local news reports. Pittsburg Country Emergency Director Kevin Enloe told KOTV that three medical helicopters had been summoned to quick transfer victims of the explosion to nearby hospitals. Five of 22 workers were still missing as of Monday afternoon. Several fires are still burning at the site, releasing plumes of smoke into the air near the town of Quinton – 100 miles away from Tulsa and 146 miles from Oklahoma City. Officials had not commented…

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