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Truck hauling fish VS truck hauling chemicals

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-A 2 truck collision near Waco Texas sent chemicals and fish across I-45. Freestone County Times reports that one driver has been treated but since released. RECOVERY AND CLEANUP OF CHEMICALS had traffic on I-45 at FM 833 at a standstill Thursday, April 12, 2018. A wreck, involving a box truck full of fish ...

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Fire, HAZMAT response to Tyson chicken processing plant

Chicken hazmAt

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-Fire crews and HAZMAT responders descended upon a Tyson chicken processing plant after a large fire contributed to an Ammonia release. The ammonia was released through the plants refrigeration lines. (WFXL) Flames and smoke erupted from the Tyson Foods chicken processing plant, in Dawson, Wednesday night. Tyson Foods Public Relations Spokesperson Worth Sparkman ...

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Footage of vehicle into house with gas line explosion

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Oil-eating bacterium could help mitigate oil spills

Oil spill

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Propane explosion knocks home off foundation

Propane explosion

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Caldwell County units battle tank battery fire

Tank fire

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-Caldwell County Texas fire units battled a tank battery fire lasting over three hours.  The crews were working in severe lightning conditions as cloud to ground strikes were going on in the area at the time. (KXAN) CALDWELL COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) – A large tank battery fire in rural Caldwell County has been ...

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Fire crews decon patients before transport to hospital

Decon

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Apartments in Worcester evacuated for high CO

Carbon monoxide

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18 wheeler spilling unknown chemical in Alexandria, LA

18 wheeler

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Man burned by “glowing rocks” on beach; HAZMAT called

Beach hazmat

HMN-A man at Anna Maria beach was burned by “glowing rocks” and is currently in stable condition. The object is believed to have been a military flare, which was extinguished while hazmat searched the area for any other debris. (My Suncoast) ANNA MARIA, FL (WWSB) – A man is recovering after a walk on the beach turned into a trip ...

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