>Deepwater Joint Investigation Board Concludes 1st Day of Hearing

>KENNER, La. – The Deepwater Horizon joint investigation board held Tuesday concluded the first day of hearings into the circumstances surrounding the explosion, fire, pollution and sinking of the Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit Deepwater Horizon, with multiple loss of life in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010. Full coverage of the investigation is available online at www.deepwaterinvestigation.com.

Additional media coverage of the first day is available here:

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