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Offshore platform fire east of Shetland investigated

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A fire on an offshore platform east of Shetland is being investigated.

The incident happened on Statoil's Mariner A platform in the emergency generator room on Monday.

Statoil said no-one was injured as a result.

A spokeswoman said: "The relevant authorities were informed. An investigation is under way into the cause of the incident and to determine remedial actions."

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