Oil rig fire, Norwegian sea
Fire erupted in engine room of semi-submersible rig SCARABEO 5, located at Njord-field in Norwegian Sea, at around 1830 UTC Nov 22. Fire was extinguished in some three hours, no injures reported. Of 106 people on board, 33 were evacuated by helicopter, plus 1 taken to hospital for medical check, the rest remained on platform. Scale of damage unknown.