Sky News: In a Thursday news release, the US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) says the well “bridged over”, meaning sand and sediment collapsed into the area being drilled, blocking the line.
Reuters: Fire at Gulf rig decreased, natural gas flow stopped -Regulators
Times Picayune: BSEE and Coast Guard officials state that they will continue overseeing response efforts until the incident has come to a complete and safe resolution that includes securing the well.
CNN: It was not immediately clear what steps would now be taken to secure the well.
Published: July 25th, 2013 at 10:48 am ET