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3 Peoria firefighters remain in hospital after explosion at battery facility

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 10:01
firefighters injured in the APS fire last night. Captain Hunter Clare Severely injured-Stable Engineer Justin Lopez Most Severely injured-
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Shelter-in-place issued for hazmat situation caused by fire in Gallatin County

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 06:29
COUNTY, Ky. (WKRC) - Residents were told to shelter in place due to a hazmat situation caused by a fire at Steel Technologies early Monday.
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2 Peoria firefighters injured in explosion discharged from hospital

Sun, 04/21/2019 - 14:48
were evaluating the lithium battery when there was an explosion that left the firefighters with chemical and chemical-inhalation burns,
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Production tank fire extinguished at Kraton Chemical in Dover

Sat, 04/20/2019 - 19:33
Chemical, assisted by area firefighters, extinguished a fire in a production tank Friday night. There were no injuries and no contamination
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Fire breaks out at asphalt plant near Frederick

Thu, 04/18/2019 - 15:40
No injuries were reported after a fire broke out at Frederick Asphalt on Thursday. The call came in at 12:05 p.m. for units to respond to
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Chemical explosion occurs in lab in Molecular Sciences Building

Wed, 04/17/2019 - 02:24
sustained minor injuries in a chemical explosion Tuesday night. The Molecular Sciences Building was closed for the night after a chemical
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No injuries following fire at Lincoln business

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:52
were cautious in entering that room. Nobody was injured. According to LFR, the plant was evacuated for a couple hours but will now run as
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Anhydrous ammonia leak forces evacuations at Mason City Co-Op

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 04:48
A sheared off valve on an anhydrous ammonia tank at a business on 245th Street Southeast forced the evacuation of nearby establishments and
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Crews responding to oil field fire in Kilgore

Sat, 04/06/2019 - 17:57
show large plumes of black smoke. It is unclear at this time if anyone was injured. KLTV has a crew on the way to the scene. What’s on
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Natural gas explosion overnight in Louisiana, no injuries

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 14:06
after reports of an explosion early Thursday at an oil and gas site in the area. The natural gas company has closed the line off in both
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Texas neighborhood flooded with Coca-Cola after spill at nearby soda facility - Story | WJBK

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 13:50
/trial-begins-for-bellaire-teen-accused-of-killing-his-parents">Trial begins for Bellaire teen accused of killing his parents
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Silo explosion at Lake County asphalt plant heard from miles away

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 12:13
WESH 2 News the explosion knocked a clock off his wall. No injuries at asphalt plant explosion. Leesburg PD and FD are on scene. Leesburg
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