Transocean Winner ran aground on Isle of Lewis, triggering environmental concerns

Tens of thousands of litres of diesel may have spilled into the ocean from an oil rig that ran aground on the Western Isles.

The Transocean Winner was carrying 280 tonnes of oil – more than 300,000 litres – when it was blown ashore in severe weather conditions on the western side of the Isle of Lewis early on Monday.

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Source: Guardian Environment