(Mariner Energy item updated with further information on the accident at the company's Vermillion platform.)NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- A fire broke out on an offshore platform owned by Mariner Energy (ME) in the Gulf of Mexico, a region still reeling from the aftereffects of the massive BP (BP - Get Report) oil-spill disaster -- but whether the accident has caused a leak remains unclear.
Mariner Rig May Have Caused Slick: Report
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