Pemex says evacuated 85 workers after gas leak at Mexico platform
MEXICO CITY Oct 7 (Reuters) - Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex said on Tuesday that it was working to control a gas leak at the Sihil A platform in the Gulf of Mexico.
Eighty-five workers have been evacuated, Pemex said in a tweet, but there were no injuries and no fire has been reported.
The leak started around at around 0200 GMT, or 9 pm local time, a Pemex spokesman said. (Reporting by Joanna Zuckerman Bernstein and Jean Luis Arce; Editing by Biju Dwarakanath)
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