Iran oil platform sinks to bottom of ocean [Video]

Posted on: 8:37 pm, February 4, 2013, by , updated on: 08:38pm, February 4, 2013

Footage has emerged online showing a partially completed $40 million Iranian oil platform sinking into the Persian Gulf.

In the video, people can be seen jumping for safety as the platform sinks below their feet. The video shows people clambering for safety in fright as the platform sank into the depths below their feet .

According to the AustralianNews.com, the oil rig cost $40 million and took 30 months to build.

Read more: AustralianNews.com