In the Gulf of Mexico off the tanker, the oil company Pemex. On Board of the ship exploded, the crew was evacuated, no injuries. Conservationists are sounding the alarm: it is known that the tanker was carrying nearly 170 thousand barrels of fuel of different types.
To the scene sent to several special vessels for fire fighting, joined the works and ships of the Navy of Mexico. To extinguish the fire is not yet possible.