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DEVELOPING NEWS: Oil Rig Explodes off Louisiana Coast

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Four people are hospitalized and two might be missing after an oil rig exploded off the coast of Louisiana.

A parish official says the rig is not drilling at a deepwater site like the Macondo Well that blew out in 2010.

This platform is in shallow water.

The Coast Guard says it has activated a command center to investigate the fire.

We will have more on this story tonight on 9&10 News at 5:00.