Disaster Scenarios

2 injured in yet another Austin area bombing

Austin bombing

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-Two victims with non life threatening injuries have been hospitalized after yet another bombing in the Austin area on Sunday. (KXAN) AUSTIN (KXAN) – People living in the “Travis Country” neighborhood in southwest Austin are being told to remain inside their homes after two men were rushed to the hospital Sunday evening after ...

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Plume Over Atchinson City Kansas

HMN-Atchison, Kansas sodium hydrochloride and sulfuric acid accidentally mixed causing massive plume over city. Atchison Hospital posted on social media “if you feel you received exposure from the Chemical spill this morning at MGP to please do the following: Please shower. If you have a minor headache, sore throat, nasal congestion or a minor cough to take Benadryl and stay in cool ...

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When Municipal Meets Industrial

Industrial Fire meets Municipal Fire HMN- Suncor power failure leads to yellow plume discharge near Denver, CO. According to the Denver Post; A power failure at the Suncor Energy refinery on Friday sent a yellow-orange smoke plume billowing over the area, forcing a highway closure and prompting a school lockdown, but fire officials said there were no concerns about public safety ...

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Rail tanker car with liquid chlorine developed leak, nearby communities evacuated!

HMN-News of the chlorine leak that ended up in multiple communities being evacuated has been been updated. Fire and Hazmat Officials have given the all clear. Folllow the full story at The News Center UPDATE: Wetzel County Dispatch confirms areas evacuated are now cleared UPDATE: Wetzel County Dispatch confirms areas evacuated are now cleared UPDATE: Wetzel County Dispatch confirms areas ...

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50 Murdered in Act of Terrorism in Orlando, EOD & Hazmat called to scene of MCI

HMN- Updated information now reporting 50 dead and 53 have been hospitalized. HMN- The situation continues to unfold at this hour as details of the incident began to be released. According to local Orlando, Florida news outlets 20 are dead inside a nightclub. WFTV 9 in Orlando posted during a press conference Sunday morning, Florida Department of Law Enforcement spokesman Danny ...

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