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Utah crash leads to around 8,000 gallons of crude oil spilled

Crude oil

HMN-Around 8,000 gallons of crude oil spilled after a crash in Carbon County Utah.  1,000 gallons  of the oil entered a nearby waterway where responders worked to contain and prevent further spread. (KSL) CARBONVILLE, Carbon County — Crews spent Friday cleaning up 8,000 gallons of crude oil, much of it spilled into the Price River, following a tanker rollover on ...

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Woman overcome with Carbon Monoxide, found during welfare check.

Carbon Monoxide

HMN-During a June 28th welfare check, police arrived to a residence in Jackson, New Jersey, and noted hearing an audible CO alarm going off from inside the residence. HAZMAT crew members found many different cleaning chemical containers open inside the residence.  (Central Jersey) JACKSON – A resident was rescued when police officers conducted a check at her home on Wild ...

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Billings firefighters extinguish methane fire

Methane

HMN-Billings Montana firefighters extinguished a Methane fire that erupted at a wastewater treatment facility. The initial plan was to send a team in to isolate valves feeding the tank, however the original plan did not work. The team had to isolate farther down the line than planned. (Billings gazette) A methane tank that caught fire at the Billings wastewater treatment ...

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