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2 Killed and 4 Injured After Hydraulic Line Got Loose on East Texas Oil Rig

Local news reports that the incident occurred on Monday, December 5, in the evening. The oil rig site was in San Augustine, and workers were attempting to start up an old well. Officials believe there was no fire or explosion. The names of the deceased have not been released. The four people that were injured do not have life-threatening injuries. the Texas Railroad Commission and OSHA are investigating the incident.

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Legal contributor Attorney Brian Mickelsen, an experienced wrongful death lawyer, shared his insight on this incident. “There may be a worker’s compensation claim for the workers at the oil rig; alternatively, there may also be a third-party claim. With these types of claims, it is critical to seek a consultation with an experienced attorney.”

An experienced attorney at Mickelsen Dalton LLC can help determine if you have a claim and advise you of your options. Our attorneys have successfully represented several victims in wrongful death accidents. Within the past three years, Mickelsen Dalton LLC has recovered over $40 million in verdicts and settlements on behalf of our clients. We have been featured in Fox News, the New York Times, the Washington Post, and several other national news organizations.

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