Oklahoma drilling rig explosion deadliest in years

2018-1-24  The Oklahoma well was operated by Red Mountain, a small Oklahoma production company. The rig worked at the well for about 10 days and drilled 13,500

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Deadly Quinton Oklahoma Drilling Rig Explosion Facts ...

Deadly Quinton Oklahoma Drilling Rig Explosion Facts Emerge July 5, 2018. During the morning of January 22nd, 2018 around 8:45 am a crew of 5 workers manning the drilling rig floor of Patterson UTI Rig #219 were tragically killed in a fiery explosion near Quinton, Oklahoma in what has become deadliest oilfield disaster since the 2010 Macondo Deepwater Horizon.

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Five missing after Oklahoma drilling rig explosion - World ...

2018-1-23  A natural gas drilling rig in Quinton, Oklahoma exploded on Monday morning, about 100 miles southeast of Tulsa. The explosion collapsed the derrick surrounding the

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Oil Rig Explosion in Oklahoma 5 People Missing –

2018-1-22  Oilfield1 sends prayers for all involved!!! Five people were missing Monday after an explosion at an Oklahoma drilling rig sent plumes of black smoke into the sky, emergency officials said. Oilfield Caps See Update The drilling rig in Quinton, about 100 miles southeast of Tulsa, exploded just before 9 a.m. while about two dozen people

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Company found partly responsible for Oklahoma rig

2021-8-13  FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2018, file photo from video by Tulsa's KOTV/NewsOn6, fires burn at an eastern Oklahoma drilling rig near Quinton, Okla. A Pittsburg County, Okla., jury has found National Oilwell Varco, a Houston-based company partially responsible for the 2018 explosion

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Company found partly responsible for Oklahoma rig

2021-8-12  FILE - In this Jan. 22, 2018, file photo from video by Tulsa's KOTV/NewsOn6, fires burn at an eastern Oklahoma drilling rig near Quinton, Okla. A Pittsburg County, Okla., jury has found National Oilwell Varco, a Houston-based company partially responsible for the 2018 explosion

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Fatal Oklahoma rig explosion due to unsafe equipment ...

2018-12-11  QUINTON, Okla. -- Drilling company officials ignored multiple warnings that safety equipment at an Oklahoma gas well was malfunctioning before an explosion

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Five found dead in Oklahoma rig explosion - Chron

2018-1-23  The bodies of five workers, including one Texan, were found Tuesday after an explosion ripped through a drilling rig in Oklahoma, triggering the nation's deadliest oil and gas incident in several ...

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Lawsuit: Deadly drilling rig explosion ... - Oklahoma City, OK

2018-10-12  QUINTON, Okla. – Attorneys for the family of a man killed in a drilling rig explosion say the operator of the oil well was trying to save money by pursuing a risky drilling method, a lawsuit ...

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5 missing after drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County ...

2018-1-22  Oklahoma gas well explosion 01:20. QUINTON, Okla. --Five people are missing after a fiery explosion ripped through an eastern Oklahoma drilling rig Monday

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Five missing after Oklahoma drilling rig explosion - World ...

2018-1-23  A natural gas drilling rig in Quinton, Oklahoma exploded on Monday morning, about 100 miles southeast of Tulsa. The explosion collapsed the derrick surrounding the

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Oklahoma oil rig explosion leaves five missing CNN

2018-1-23  Five oil rig workers were missing after an explosion Monday in an Oklahoma gas well, Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris said in a press conference.

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Oil Rig Explosion in Oklahoma 5 People Missing –

2018-1-22  Oilfield1 sends prayers for all involved!!! Five people were missing Monday after an explosion at an Oklahoma drilling rig sent plumes of black smoke into the sky, emergency officials said. Oilfield Caps See Update The drilling rig in Quinton, about 100 miles southeast of Tulsa, exploded just before 9 a.m. while about two dozen people

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Authorities Investigating Oklahoma Rig Explosion ...

2018-1-25  Federal and state authorities are investigating the cause of the deadly explosion and fire at a natural gas drilling rig in southeastern Oklahoma on Monday. Five workers died in what appears to be one of the country’s deadliest onshore drilling accidents.

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5 missing after explosion at Oklahoma drilling rig The Star

2018-1-22  5 missing after explosion at Oklahoma drilling rig. By The Associated Press. Mon., Jan. 22, 2018 timer 2 min. read. QUINTON, OKLA.—Five people are missing after a fiery explosion

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5 Workers Are Missing After An Explosion At Oklahoma ...

2018-1-23  Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Doreen McCallister / NPR Five oil field workers are missing after an explosion and fire Monday at a natural gas drilling site in southeastern Oklahoma.

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Fatal Oklahoma rig explosion due to unsafe equipment ...

2018-12-11  QUINTON, Okla. -- Drilling company officials ignored multiple warnings that safety equipment at an Oklahoma gas well was malfunctioning before an explosion

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UPDATE: Remains of 5 Workers Found Following Explosion

2018-1-24  State medical authorities have confirmed that five oil-field workers died after an explosion and fire at a natural gas drilling site in southeastern Oklahoma on Monday. A preliminary investigation suggests all five men likely died on the drilling rig close to where the explosion and fire started near the town of Quinton, 100 miles south of Tulsa.

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Five found dead in Oklahoma rig explosion - Chron

2018-1-23  The bodies of five workers, including one Texan, were found Tuesday after an explosion ripped through a drilling rig in Oklahoma, triggering the nation's deadliest oil and gas incident in several ...

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5 missing after drilling rig explosion in Pittsburg County ...

2018-1-22  Oklahoma gas well explosion 01:20. QUINTON, Okla. --Five people are missing after a fiery explosion ripped through an eastern Oklahoma drilling rig Monday morning, sending plumes of black smoke ...

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Five missing after Oklahoma drilling rig explosion - World ...

2018-1-23  A natural gas drilling rig in Quinton, Oklahoma exploded on Monday morning, about 100 miles southeast of Tulsa. The explosion collapsed the derrick surrounding the

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Oil Rig Explosion in Oklahoma 5 People Missing –

2018-1-22  Oilfield1 sends prayers for all involved!!! Five people were missing Monday after an explosion at an Oklahoma drilling rig sent plumes of black smoke into the sky, emergency officials said. Oilfield Caps See Update The drilling rig in Quinton, about 100 miles southeast of Tulsa, exploded just before 9 a.m. while about two dozen people

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UPDATE: Remains of 5 Workers Found Following Explosion

2018-1-24  State medical authorities have confirmed that five oil-field workers died after an explosion and fire at a natural gas drilling site in southeastern Oklahoma on Monday. A preliminary investigation suggests all five men likely died on the drilling rig close to where the explosion and fire started near the town of Quinton, 100 miles south of Tulsa.

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Oklahoma gas well explosion: Five workers found dead

2018-1-24  The remains of five oil rig workers were found Tuesday after an explosion that rocked an Oklahoma gas well a day before, authorities said. “All five of the missing workers have been located ...

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“The whole rig’s on fire,” 911 ... - Oklahoma City, OK

2018-1-27  “The whole rig’s on fire,” 911 calls released following deadly drilling rig explosion ... 2018 / 07:31 PM CST / Updated: Jan 26, 2018 / 07:31 PM ... We are west of Quinton, Oklahoma” one ...

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OSHA cites and fines three oil and gas companies after ...

2018-8-9  Federal authorities cited and fined three oil and gas companies for exposing workers to dangerous hazards after a deadly explosion and fire on a drilling rig in January.. The U.S. Department of ...

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Bodies of 5 Gas Rig Workers ... - Oklahoma Energy Today

2018-1-23  The bodies of five missing workers at the site of a gas drilling rig explosion Monday morning in southeast Oklahoma were recovered on Tuesday and their names were released. Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris identified the five as: Josh Ray, 35, of Ft. Worth, Texas; Matt Smith, 29, of McAlester,Oklahoma; Cody Risk, 26, of Wellington ...

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Lawsuit: Deadly drilling rig explosion ... - Oklahoma City, OK

2018-10-12  QUINTON, Okla. – Attorneys for the family of a man killed in a drilling rig explosion say the operator of the oil well was trying to save money by pursuing a risky drilling method, a lawsuit ...

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Raw video shows aftermath of drilling rig explosion in ...

2018-1-23  The Oklahoma Corporation Commission said that “Red Mountain Energy LLC” out of OKC is the operator at this site. The company says it was a drilling rig, but they are not sure exactly what it ...

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Widow Of Quinton Gas Rig Explosion Victim Files Wrong ...

2018-3-6  The widow of one of the Quinton gas rig explosion victims has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the drilling companies operating Rig 219. Dianna

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