California Relies On Oil Firms To Probe Worker's Death

State says Chevron and TRC Operating Co. have the equipment and technology to provide a clearer picture of what happened. Labor union is upset.SACRAMENTO — Nearly a year after a Kern County oil worker was sucked underground and boiled to death, state authorities have turned to the two leading oil companies involved in the incident to investigate it.

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