Explosion, fire aboard oil tanker off Mexican coast

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A fire broke out after an explosion on a tanker belonging to the state-owned oil company Pemex off the coast of Boca del Rio in eastern Mexico, on Saturday. Mexico’s Navy rescued all 31 crew members, while no injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is still unknown. The tanker Burgos was carrying about 168,000 barrels of gasoline and diesel fuel.

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