Medical call turns into minor hazmat run

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(TriState Homepage)

Wednesday morning, the Owensboro Fire Department said a medical call turned into a minor residential hazardous materials (HAZMAT) incident.

A mixture of various household drain cleaning solutions created a potentially dangerous environment, the department said.

Three people were sent to the emergency room as a precaution.

The neighborhood was never in danger, the department said.

Check out “Firefighter Rescue and HAZMAT” this year at FDIC 2019.


Phil Ambrose will be presenting for his third year in a row on April 11th, 2019 at the Fire Department Instructor’s Conference held in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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