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4.9M Barrels Spewed From Gulf Well

VENICE, La. - (UPI) BP's damaged Gulf of Mexico well gushed about 5 million barrels of oil after an April 20 explosion that killed 11 oil rig workers, scientists said Monday. The Macondo well sent 4.9 million barrels of oil -- 205.8 million gallons -- into the gulf before it was capped. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.