At approximately 7 a.m. the Unified Command at the Incident Command Post in Mobile was notified that a master of a Vessel of Opportunity (VOO) died in Gulf Shores, Ala. The Gulf Shores Police Department is conducting an investigation. Questions should be directed to (251) 968-2431.
The Unified Command at the Incident Command Post in Houma, La. was notified of the death of a subcontractor. The death was not associated with the member’s Deepwater Horizon Response duties. The incident is being investigated by the Gretna Police Department. Questions should be directed to (504) 363-1700.
Incident commanders from Houma and Mobile expressed their thoughts and prayers for the friends and family members of the lost members of the response teams.