HAZMAT

The Latest: 10 injured in Chicago explosion, roof collapse

Chemical Incidents in the News - Thu, 08/30/2018 - 16:30
injured after an explosion at a Chicago water reclamation plant that authorities say may have been caused by a buildup of methane gas.
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Fire at ATI still under investigation

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 20:12
, the Fire Department said, ATI does not believe any hazardous substances associated with the site were involved. The fire impacted a
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`Hydrogen Flash` Forces Southern California Schools, Businesses to Evacuate

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 19:19
A hydrogen tank accident gave El Cajon residents a scare Wednesday morning when leaking vapors briefly ignited.
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Gas fire seriously injures worker

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 16:11
from the gas company were on the street all night, making sure no one else's service was affected. The condition of the injured worker is
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Firefighters Tackling Blaze In Woodmere

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 16:02
extreme heat makes fighting fires even more hazardous for the responders. It's unclear at this time if anyone was hurt. Photo: Shutterstock
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Lightning strike sparks oil tank fire in Liberty County

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 11:19
. Officials have not issued a shelter-in-place or evacuation order. Residents say the company responsible for the oil facility is at the
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One person at hospital after hazmat incident on USS Mesa Verde

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 10:15
. NFR is on scene of a possible hazmat incident at General Dynamics on the Mesa Verde. One person has gone to the hospital. pic.twitter.com
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MCI declared at Ohio prison, Calling for HAZMAT

Hazmatnation - Wed, 08/29/2018 - 09:19

HMN-Broadcastify is reporting a MCI and requesting a hazmat team enroute with  narcan. This story will be updated through out the day. Audio here

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Shelter in Place over in Harbor View after sulfur discharge from BP

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 08/28/2018 - 15:45
Police Dispatch. The sulfur discharge could have caused irritation to the eye. There were no injuries reported due to the sulfur discharge.
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300,000 Gallons Of Sewage Spill Into Buckeye Brook In Warwick

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 08/28/2018 - 14:50
sewage Sunday night with chlorine. As a precautionary measure, the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management stopped shellfishing
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Fire breaks out at Plains All American crude tank near Wichita Falls, Texas

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 08/28/2018 - 11:00
s Basin Pipeline, which runs from the Permian Basin in West Texas to the oil storage hub at Cushing, Oklahoma. (Reporting by Liz Hampton in
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Statue of Liberty Evacuated Due to Construction Fire

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 08/28/2018 - 10:41
after a propane tank caught fire at a construction site on Liberty Island in New York Monday August 27. Luckily, the propane tank — which
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Adams Fire District Lifts Boil Water Order for Customers

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 08/28/2018 - 10:00
a test of the district's well. The Fire District will begin adding chlorine into the well and monitor the well several times a day as well
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Woman dead after house explosion

Hazmatnation - Tue, 08/28/2018 - 08:29

(Edmonton Journal) The subdivision of Paso Estates near Cooking Lake was shaken Sunday afternoon with a fatal home explosion that left one woman dead. Mounties were called to Range Road 224 and Township Road 513 southeast of Sherwood Park around 2:10 p.m. Sunday for an explosion that destroyed the acreage home. A Strathcona County emergency ...

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Statue of Liberty evacuated due to propane fire

Hazmatnation - Mon, 08/27/2018 - 11:57

HMN-One construction worker has been injured. (CBS) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – An propane fire on Liberty Island prompted a partial evacuation of the park and Statue of Liberty monument. According to National Park Police, a call came in to the FDNY around noon about a fire burning in a construction zone for the new security ...

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Hazmat called to oil spill following boat fire

Hazmatnation - Mon, 08/27/2018 - 05:13

(WTKR) HAMPTON, Va. – The Hampton Division of Fire and Rescue responded to a boat fire at the Bluewater Yacht Yards in Hampton Monday morning. Dispatchers received a call for a boat fire at 3:38 a.m. and were able to knock the fire down at 4:12 a.m. According to a tweet by the Hampton Fire ...

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Hydrogen cyanide leak at Cullman Walgreens sends 6 to hospital

Chemical Incidents in the News - Sun, 08/26/2018 - 22:55
, AL (WBRC) - Six people have been taken to the hospital after being exposed to a hydrogen cyanide leak in Cullman. The leak happened at a
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Crews fight large chemical fire at Advanced Plating in Nashville

Chemical Incidents in the News - Sat, 08/25/2018 - 16:17
control by 3 p.m. Nashville Fire said crews were working to check that none of the hazardous chemicals entered the nearby Cumberland River.
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70 year old believed to have been poisoned with Fentanyl and Heroin

Hazmatnation - Sat, 08/25/2018 - 11:59

(Baltimore Sun) After a 70-year-old Baltimore woman died in July from what police say was narcotic poisoning, relatives are still awaiting answers on whether she was drugged. When authorities found Gloria Johnson unresponsive with no signs of trauma in her home on East Preston Street in the Eastern District on July 13, detectives initially called ...

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(Breaking) Active acid leak on I-880 in California

Hazmatnation - Fri, 08/24/2018 - 16:58

HMN-An active Nitric acid, and Sulfuric acid leak has closed I-880 in both directions Friday afternoon. (ABC) HAYWARD, Calif. — A sulphuric and nitric acid leak from a truck has forced the closure I-880 in both directions near the Winton Avenue exit in Hayward, according to a spokesman for the CHP. Officer Manuel Leal said ...

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